Leon Mait

Psychology and Social Policy
Marion J. Levy, Jr. Fellow, 2021-2022

Leon is a PhD student in the Department of Psychology. He is interested in how socioeconomic conditions shape perceptions of the self and others, and how the resulting behaviors reproduce inequality. At Princeton, Leon is working with Stacey Sinclair, studying the psychosocial outcomes of socioeconomic diversity and cross-class interaction. Before coming to Princeton, he received a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Maryland, College Park and a M.Sc. in Behavioral Science from Radboud University in the Netherlands.