O C Schultheiss

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Implicit power motivation predicts men's testosterone changes and implicit learning in a contest situation
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, 14415, Germany
    Horm Behav 41:195-202. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Implicit motives and gonadal steroid hormones: effects of menstrual cycle phase, oral contraceptive use, and relationship status
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, 525 East University Ave, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Horm Behav 43:293-301. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint A memory-systems approach to the classification of personality tests: comment on Meyer and Kurtz (2006)
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    J Pers Assess 89:197-201. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessment of implicit motives with a research version of the TAT: picture profiles, gender differences, and relations to other personality measures
    O C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    J Pers Assess 77:71-86. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Inhibited power motivation and persuasive communication: a lens model analysis
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Potsdam, Germany
    J Pers 70:553-82. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Perceived facial expressions of emotion as motivational incentives: evidence from a differential implicit learning paradigm
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Emotion 5:41-54. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of affiliation and power motivation arousal on salivary progesterone and testosterone
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Horm Behav 46:592-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of implicit power motivation on men's and women's implicit learning and testosterone changes after social victory or defeat
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 88:174-88. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Salivary testosterone, cortisol, and progesterone: two-week stability, interhormone correlations, and effects of time of day, menstrual cycle, and oral contraceptive use on steroid hormone levels
    Scott H Liening
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, TX 78705, USA
    Physiol Behav 99:8-16. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Personal goals and emotional well-being: the moderating role of motive dispositions
    J C Brunstein
    Department of Psychology, University of Erlangen, Germany
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:494-508. 1998

Research Grants

  1. Reward and reinforcement in implicit power motivation
    OLIVER SCHULTHEISS; Fiscal Year: 2002

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Implicit power motivation predicts men's testosterone changes and implicit learning in a contest situation
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, 14415, Germany
    Horm Behav 41:195-202. 2002
    ..38, P < 0.05) and there was statistical evidence that in winners testosterone increases mediated the effect of power motivation on implicit learning. Participants high in activity inhibition did not display this pattern of results...
  2. ncbi request reprint Implicit motives and gonadal steroid hormones: effects of menstrual cycle phase, oral contraceptive use, and relationship status
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, 525 East University Ave, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Horm Behav 43:293-301. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint A memory-systems approach to the classification of personality tests: comment on Meyer and Kurtz (2006)
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    J Pers Assess 89:197-201. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessment of implicit motives with a research version of the TAT: picture profiles, gender differences, and relations to other personality measures
    O C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    J Pers Assess 77:71-86. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Inhibited power motivation and persuasive communication: a lens model analysis
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Potsdam, Germany
    J Pers 70:553-82. 2002
    ..This interactive effect of power motivation, inhibition, and imagery condition was accounted for by three behavioral cues: verbal fluency, gesturing, and eyebrow lifts. No comparable effects emerged among no-imagery participants...
  6. ncbi request reprint Perceived facial expressions of emotion as motivational incentives: evidence from a differential implicit learning paradigm
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Emotion 5:41-54. 2005
    ..For affiliation-motivated individuals, learning was impaired in the context of hostile faces. These findings did not depend on explicit learning of fixed sequences or on awareness of sequence-face contingencies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of affiliation and power motivation arousal on salivary progesterone and testosterone
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Horm Behav 46:592-9. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that aroused affiliation motivation has a specific stimulatory effect on P, whereas aroused power motivation has a specific stimulatory effect on T in men, but not in women, with high baseline T levels...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of implicit power motivation on men's and women's implicit learning and testosterone changes after social victory or defeat
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 88:174-88. 2005
    ..In both men and women, self-reported affective states were influenced only by contest outcome and were unrelated to participants' testosterone changes or implicit learning...
  9. doi request reprint Salivary testosterone, cortisol, and progesterone: two-week stability, interhormone correlations, and effects of time of day, menstrual cycle, and oral contraceptive use on steroid hormone levels
    Scott H Liening
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, TX 78705, USA
    Physiol Behav 99:8-16. 2010
    ..All three hormones were positively correlated with one another in men. In women, progesterone was positively correlated with testosterone and cortisol, but testosterone and cortisol were uncorrelated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Personal goals and emotional well-being: the moderating role of motive dispositions
    J C Brunstein
    Department of Psychology, University of Erlangen, Germany
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:494-508. 1998
    ..In contrast, high commitment to motive-incongruent goals predicted a decline in emotional well-being. Results are discussed with reference to a 2-system approach to human motivation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Basal testosterone moderates responses to anger faces in humans
    Michelle M Wirth
    University of Michigan, Department of Psychology, 530 Church St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA
    Physiol Behav 90:496-505. 2007
    ..These effects were not present for joy faces or for supraliminal anger faces. T may generally decrease aversion to threatening stimuli, and/or may specifically facilitate approach towards signals of dominance challenge...
  12. ncbi request reprint Salivary cortisol changes in humans after winning or losing a dominance contest depend on implicit power motivation
    Michelle M Wirth
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Horm Behav 49:346-52. 2006
    ..These studies add to the evidence that individual differences greatly influence whether a social stressor like losing a contest activates the HPA axis in humans...
  13. pmc Social closeness increases salivary progesterone in humans
    Stephanie L Brown
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Horm Behav 56:108-11. 2009
    ..Across conditions, progesterone increase one week later predicted the willingness to sacrifice for the partner. These results are discussed in terms of the links between social contact, stress, and health...
  14. ncbi request reprint Basal and dynamic relationships between implicit power motivation and estradiol in women
    Steven J Stanton
    Department of Psychology, 530 Church St, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Horm Behav 52:571-80. 2007
    ..Self-reported dominance and aggression did not predict estradiol changes as a function of contest outcome. Overall, n Power did not predict basal testosterone levels or testosterone changes as a function of dominance contest outcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessing implicit motives in U.S. college students: effects of picture type and position, gender and ethnicity, and cross-cultural comparisons
    Joyce S Pang
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 525 East University Avenue, Ann Arbor, 48109 1109, USA
    J Pers Assess 85:280-94. 2005
    ..Comparisons with Schultheiss and Brunstein's (2001) German sample indicate that U.S. students have higher achievement motivation and lower power motivation and activity inhibition scores than German students...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of affiliation arousal (hope of closeness) and affiliation stress (fear of rejection) on progesterone and cortisol
    Michelle M Wirth
    University of Michigan, Department of Psychology, 530 Church St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA
    Horm Behav 50:786-95. 2006
    ..As prior research implicates PROG in down-regulation of stress, we speculate that PROG release during stress may encourage affiliation for stress reduction purposes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relationship between salivary cortisol and progesterone levels in humans
    Michelle M Wirth
    University of Michigan, Department of Psychology, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:104-7. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that progesterone is released from the adrenal along with cortisol in humans, due to general adrenal activation and/or possibly as an additional negative feedback mechanism to down-regulate the stress response...
  18. pmc Exploring the motivational brain: effects of implicit power motivation on brain activation in response to facial expressions of emotion
    Oliver C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 3:333-43. 2008
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Implicit power motivation moderates men's testosterone responses to imagined and real dominance success
    O C Schultheiss
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, William James Hall 1518, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 02138, USA
    Horm Behav 36:234-41. 1999
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Methodological and dispositional predictors of congruence between implicit and explicit need for achievement
    Todd M Thrash
    College of William and Mary, Department of Psychology, Williamsburg, VA 23187, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 33:961-74. 2007
    ..These findings indicate that implicit and explicit nAch are systematically related and suggest that some individuals may use implicit nAch as a foundation for the development of explicit nAch...

Research Grants1

  1. Reward and reinforcement in implicit power motivation
    OLIVER SCHULTHEISS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In addition, the role of facial aflective expressions as indicators of power motivation reward and the time course of the hypothesized power motivation reward and reinforcement effects will be explored in these studies. ..