Alison Antes, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

ALISON ANTES is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Medical Sciences and PSI Lab Co-Investigator. Dr. Antes completed her PhD in Industrial-Organizational Psychology at the University of Oklahoma, where she focused on leader cognition, ethical decision-making and the development and evaluation of research ethics training. She served as an Assistant Professor of Organizational Leadership at Northern Kentucky University from 2010-2014, where she taught leadership, research methods and organizational ethics. Dr. Antes’ areas of expertise include ethical decision making and personality, social, and situational influences on ethical behavior and research integrity. She also conducts research on leadership for research integrity and impact and outcomes of research ethics training. Dr. Antes is a member of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities, Association for Psychological Science, and Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology.


  • Dr. Antes has worked with the Office of Research Integrity presenting at their Leadership Conference in Baltimore, MD and serving as a member of the Extramural Research Grants Review Panel in Washington, D.C.
  • Dr. Antes is an editorial board member of Accountability in Research, and has served as an ad-hoc reviewer for multiple publications such as Science and Engineering Ethics, Ethics and Behavior, and Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics.
  • She also served on the Institutional Review Board at Northern Kentucky University.


Antes, A. L., English, T., Baldwin, K. A., & DuBois, J. M. (2017). The role of culture and acculturation in researchers’ perceptions of rules in science. Science and Engineering Ethics. (PubMed – in process)

English, T., Antes, A. L., Baldwin, K. A., & DuBois, J. M. (2017). Development and Preliminary Validation of a New Measure of Researchers’ Values in Science. Science and Engineering Ethics. (PubMed – in process)

Antes, A. L., Walsh, H., Strait, M., Hudson-Vitale, C. R., DuBois, J. M. (2017). Examining data repository guidelines for qualitative data sharing. Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics.

DuBois, J. M. & Antes, A. L. (2017). Five dimensions of research ethics: A stakeholder framework for creating a climate of research integrity. Academic Medicine.

Dy, C. J., Antes, A. L., Osei, D. A., Goldfarb, C. A., & DuBois, J. M. (in press). What are the “critical portions” of carpal tunnel release, ulnar nerve transposition, and ORIF distal radius? Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.

DuBois, J.M., Chibnall, J.T., Tait, R., Vander Wal, J., Baldwin, K., Antes, A.L., & Mumford, M. (2016). Professional decision-making in research (PDR) measure: The validity of a new measure. Science and Engineering Ethics, 22, 391-416.

Antes, A.L., Chibnall, J.T., Baldwin, K.A., Tait, R.C., Vander Wal, J.S., DuBois, J.M. (2016) Making professional decisions in research: Measurement and key predictors, Accountability in Research, 23, 288-308.

Antes, A.L., Mart A., & DuBois, J.M. (2016). Are leadership and management essential for good research? An interview study of genetic researchers. Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics. doi: 10.1177/1556264616668775.

Bowling, B.V., Antes A.L., Doyle M., & Taylor J. (2015). Professionalizing the role of peer leaders in STEM. Journal of STEM Education, 16, 30-39.

DuBois, J.M., Antes, A.L., (2015) “In Guanine we trust: genetic testing and the sense of coherence.” Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics. 5(3):237-244

Antes, A.L., DuBois, J.M.,(2014) “Aligning objectives and assessment in responsible conduct of research instruction.” Journal of Microbiology & Biology Eduction. 15, 108-116.

Antes, A.L. (2014). “A systematic approach to instruction in research ethics.” Accountability in Research, 21, 50-67.

Caughron, J.J., Antes, A.L., Stenmark, C.K., Thiel, C.E., Wang, X., & Mumford, M.D.(2013). “Competition and sensemaking in ethical situations.” Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 43, 1491-1507.

Antes, A.L., & Mumford, M.D. (2012). “Strategies for leader cognition: viewing the glass “half full” and “half empty”, ” The Leadership Quarterly, 23,425-442.

Antes, A.L., Thiel, C.E., Martin, L.E., Stenmark, C.K, Connelly, S, Devenport, L.D., & Mumford, M.D.(2012).”Applying cases to solve ethical problems: the significance of positive and process-oriented reflection,” Ethics and Behavior, 22, 113-130.

Antes, A.L., & Schuelke, M.J. (2011).”Leveraging technology to develop creative leadership capacity,” Advances in Developing Human Resources, 13, 318-365.

Caughron, J.J., Antes, A.L., Stenmark, C.K., Theil, C.E., Wang, X., & Mumford, M.D. (2011). “Sensemaking strategies for ethical decision-making,” Ethics and Behavior, 21, 351-366.

Martin, L.E., Stenmark, C.K., Theil, C.E., Antes, A.L., Mumford, M.D., Connelly, S., & Deveport, L.D. (2011). “The influence of temporal orientation and affective frame on use of ethical decision-making strategies,” Ethics and Behavior, 21, 127-146.

Stenmark, C.K., Antes, A.L., Thiel, C.E., Wang, X., & Mumford, M.D., (2011). “Consequences identification in ethical decision-making,” Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics, 6, 25-32.

Antes, A.L., Wang, X., Mumford, M.D., Brown, R.P., Connelly, S., & Devenport, L.D. (2010). “Evaluating the effects that existing instruction on responsible conduct of research has on ethical decision-making,” Academic Medicine, 85, 519-523.

Eubanks, D.L., Antes, A.L., Friedrich, T.L., Caughron, J.J., Blackwell, L.V., Bedell-Avers, K.E., & Mumford, M.D. (2010). “Criticism and outstanding leadership: an evaluation of leader reactions and critical outcomes,” The Leadership Quarterly, 21, 365-388.

Mumford, M.D., Antes, A.L., Caughron, J.J. Connelly, S., & Beeler, C.K. (2010). “Cross-field differences in creative problem-solving skills: a comparison of health, biological, and social sciences,” Creativity Research Journal, 22, 14-16.

Stenmark, C.K., Antes, A.L., Wang, X., Caughron, J.J., Thiel, C.E., & Mumford, M.D. (2010). “Strategies in forecasting outcomes in ethical decision-making: identifying and analyzing the causes of the problem,” Ethics and Behavior, 20, 110-127.

Stenmark, C.K., Antes, A.L., Martin, L.E., Bagdasarov, Z., Johnson, J.F., Devenport, L.D., & Mumford, M.D. (2010). “Ethics in the humanities: findings from focus groups,” Journal of Academic Ethics, 8, 285-300.

Antes, A.L., Murphy, S.T., Waples, E.P., Mumford, M.D., Brown, R.P., Connelly, S., & Devenport, L.D. (2009). “A meta-analysis of ethics instruction effectiveness in the sciences,” Ethics and Behavior, 19, 372-402.

Antes, A.L., & Mumford, M.D. (2009). “Effects of time frame on creative thought: process versus problem-solving effects,” Creativity Research Journal, 21, 166-182

Mumford, M.D., Connelly, S., Murphy, S.T., Devenport, L.D., Antes, A.L., Brown, R.P., Hill, J.H., & Waples, E.P. (2009). “Field and experience influences on ethical decision-making in the sciences,” Ethics and Behavior, 19, 263-289

Mumford, M.D., Waples, E.P., Antes, A.L., Murphy, S.T., Connelly, S., Brown, R.P., & Devenport, L.D. (2009). “Exposure to unethical career events: effects on decision-making, climate, and socialization,” Ethics and Behavior, 19, 351-378

Waples, E.P., Antes, A.L., Murphy, S.T., Connelly, S., & Mumford, M.D. (2009) “A meta-analytic investigation of business ethics instruction,” Journal of Business Ethics, 87, 133-151.

Mumford, M.D., Antes, A.L, Caughron, J.J., & Friedrich, T.L. (2008). “Charismatic, ideological, and pragmatic leadership: multi-level influences on emergence and performance,” The Leadership Quarterly, 19, 144-160.

Mumford, M.D., Connelly, S., Brown, R.P., Murphy, S.T., Hill, J.H., Antes, A.L., Waples, E.P., & Devenport, L.D. (2008). “Sensemaking approach to ethics training for scientists: preliminary evidence of training effectiveness,” Ethics and Behavior, 18, 315-339.

Antes, A.L., Brown, R.P., Murphy, S.T., Waples, E.P., Mumford, M.D., Connelly, S., & Devenport, L.D.(2007). “Personality and ethical decision-making: the role of perceptions of self and others,” Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics, 2, 15-34.

Mumford, M.D., & Antes, A.L. (2007). “Debates about the “general” picture: cognition and creative achievement,” Creativity Research Journal, 19, 367-374.

Mumford, M.D., Murphy, S.T., Connelly, M.S., Hill, J.H., Antes, A.L., Brown R.T., & Devenport, L.D. (2007). “Environmental influences on ethical decision-making: climate and environmental predictors of research integrity,” Ethics and Behavior, 17, 377-366.

Mumford, M.D., Devenport, L.D., Brown, R.P., Connelly, M.S., Murphy, S.T., Hill, J.H., & Antes, A.L. (2006). “Validation of ethical decision-making measures: evidence for a new set of measures,” Ethics and Behavior, 16, 319-345.