Biography

Dr Ronni Michelle Greenwood is a Social-Community Psychologist and Senior Lecturer in the Psychology Department at University of Limerick. Dr Greenwood is an internationally recognized expert in recovery-oriented strategies to end chronic homelessness. She serviced as the Assistant Director for Research on the original trial of Housing First at Pathways to Housing in New York City. She was a co-investigator on the Horizon 2020-funded project "Homelessness as Unfairness" (Home_EU, 726997, https://cordis.europa.eu/project/id/726997. Currently, she is the lead evaluator for the Irish National Housing First Implementation.


Research Interests

Dr Ronni M. Greenwood is a Social-Community Psychologist and Lecturer in the Psychology Department at University of Limerick with broad interests in social and community psychology. Her research in the area of gender has focused on the intersectionality of social identities in relation to solidarity in diverse groups, experiences and expressions of social identity. Her research interests also include ecological influences on psychological well-being, particularly homeless adults with complex support needs. In her research on recovery in homelessness, she investigates effects of homeless services practice on consumer choice, mastery, and well-being. She has published several articles on the implementation and dissemination of Housing First and the role of Housing First in recovery outcomes. A Programme Implementation and Evaluation Consultant, she served as Principal Program Evaluator for the Dublin Housing First Demonstration and currently works with voluntary organizations in their efforts to implement Housing First programmes 'from the bottom up' with high fidelity to the Pathways Housing First model. Previously, she served as Assistant Director of Research at Pathways to Housing, New York, New York. She completed her PhD in Social/Personality Psychology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.

Professional Activities

Education

  • 2005 CUNY Graduate Center - Doctor of Philosophy
  • 1996 University of Houston - MA
  • 1992 Louisiana College - B A

Award

  • - Geis Award

Association

  • member, European Association for Experimental Social Psychology
  • member, Society for Personality and Social Psychology
  • member, Society for the Psychology of Women
  • , International Society for Political Psychology
  • , Association for Women in Psychology (AWP)
  • , Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI)

Employment

  • University of Limerick - Lecturer

Books

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Book Chapters

Legitimacy, social identity, and power

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2010
New York
The Guilford Press
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Standing at the crossroads of identity: An intersectional approach to women's social identities and gender consciousness.

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2013
Washington, DC, USA
American Psychological Association
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Crossing borders: Intersectional excursions into gender and immigration.

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2013
London
Sage
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Edited Books

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Peer Reviewed Journals

Reflections on the work of feminist theorist Jean Baker Miller

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2008
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Housing First for Homeless Persons with Mental Illness: Program Innovation, Research, and Impact Validity

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2013
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Help-Seeking Helps: Help-Seeking and Group Image

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2014
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Toward a new psychology of women: still relevant after all these years?

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2007
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Community Integration of Adults with Psychiatric Disabilities and Histories of Homelessness.

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2007
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Minority understandings of the dynamics to interg-group encounters: British Muslims' (sometimes ambivalent) experiences of representing their group to others.

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2007
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Decreasing psychiatric symptoms by increasing choice in treatment among adults with histories of homelessness. American Journal of Community Psychology

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2006
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Hijab, visibility and the performance of identity

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2013
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Thanks, But No Thanks: Women's Avoidance of Help-Seeking in the Context of a Dependency-Related Stereotype

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2012
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"Yesterday Redeemed and Tomorrow Made More Beautiful": Historical Injustice and Possible Collective Selves

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2015
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Intersectional political consciousness: Appreciation for intra-category differences in discriminatory experiences and group relations.

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2008
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Meta-stereotypes, Social Image and Help Seeking: Dependency-Related Meta-stereotypes Reduce Help-Seeking Behaviour

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2013
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What happens when we unpack the invisible knapsack? Intersectional political consciousness and inter-group appraisals

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2008
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Looking the gift horse in the mouth: Social image concerns lead to reduced help-seeking

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2012
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'Ordinary decent domestic violence': A discursive analysis of family law judges' interviews

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
Dr. Aisling O'Donnell
2015
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Pathways Housing First for Homeless Persons with Psychiatric Disabilities: Program Innovation, Research, and Advocacy

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2013
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Conference Publications

American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2-5th September

Assoc. Prof. Maura Adshead
Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2010
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Conference on Social Psychology in Ireland

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2009
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2005 Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association,

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Paper presented at the EAESP Small Group Meeting on `Fundamental dimensions of social judgment: A view from different perspectivesÂż

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
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15th Meeting of the European Association of Experimental Social Psychology,

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Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Biennial Convention

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2007
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Conference Contributions

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Published Reports

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Editorials

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Book Reviews

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Other Publications

A model of Multicultural Solidarity

Dr. Ronni Michelle Greenwood
2005
CUNY Graduate Center
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