Cheryl J. Wakslak
University of Southern California
Cheryl Wakslak is the McAlister Associate Professor in Business Administration at the University of California’s Marshall School of Business. Professor Wakslak’s research focuses on how people use abstraction to connect with people across different forms of psychological distance. Much of her recent research looks at abstraction in communication, exploring when people will use more abstract versus concrete language and how this shapes the way that they are perceived by others.