Winter Mason is a assistant professor at Stevens Institue of Technology, School of Technology Management. His research at the Center for Decision Technologies focuses on social influence, group dynamics and crowdsourcing. Prior to joining Stevens, he was a post-doctoral research fellow for three years at the Yahoo Research Corp. Working on a project with partners in Germany and Korea, he has helped define what determines how social conventions occur.
He is a member of the American Psychological Society, the Cognitive Science Society, and the Society of Personality and Social Psychology. He serves as a reviewer for the Journal of Social Psychology, Journal of Social Psychology and Personality Science, and the Journal of Statistical Analysis and Data Mining.