Lawrence T. White is a professor of psychology at Beloit College in Wisconsin. He received his Ph.D. at the University of California, Santa Cruz. In 1997-98, he was a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Tartu in Estonia.
White's current research examines the sociocultural nature of punctuality and cultural variations in fatalistic thinking. He has published research reports in numerous journals, including the Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, and has directed study abroad programs in Australia, Estonia, and Morocco. White is the author of Professor Tawney's Chronoscope, a history of psychology and psychologists at a small Midwestern college.