“When someone persuades me I that am wrong, I change my mind. What do you do?” ~ Wrongly attributed to John Maynard Keynes.

Benjamin Winegard is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Carroll College. His interests are wide-ranging and idiosyncratic. He is fascinated by all aspects of human behavior and enjoys reading history, economics, psychology, biology, current events and other disciplines. Ben loves teaching, reading, debating, and working on research projects with ambitious students.

Outside of academics, Ben most enjoys spending time with family, hiking, going on scenic drives and watching films.

Academic Positions

  • Future2018

    Assistant Professor, Psychology Department

    Hillsdale College

  • Present2015

    Assistant Professor, Psychology Department

    Carroll College


  • Ph.D. 2015


    The University of Missouri

  • B.S. 2009

    Sociology - Summa Cum Laude

    Grand Valley State University