The VU Social and Organizational Psychology Section (Department of Applied and Experimental Psychology)

The VU Social and Organizational Psychology Section (Department of Applied and Experimental Psychology)

Past and current PhD students:

- Dr. Frederike Zwenk (2003-2007) -- Voice by representation

- Dr. Marco van Bommel (2009-2015) -- The reputable bystander: The role of reputation in activating or deactivating bystanders

- Dr. Niels van Doesum (2014-2016) -- Social mindfulness

- Dr. Nils Koebis (2013- 2018) -- The social psychology of corruption (Cum Laude)

- Dr. Maud van Bavel (2011- 2019) -- Active guardianship

- Dr. Xiaoyue Tan (2014-2019)--The psychology of loss management

- Meta Zahro Aurelia, Msc (2015--expected 2020)--Topic of PhD: Psychological and cultural drivers of corruption.

- Iris van Sintemaartendijk, Msc (2016--expected 2020)--Topic of PhD: Virtual burglary

- Mengchen Dong, Msc (2016--expected 2020)--Topic of PhD: Moral Hypocrisy

- Cristhian Martinez, Msc (2018-2022)--Topic of PhD: Hate and Justice in a post-conflict society

- Haiyan Wang, Msc (2019-2023)—Topic of PhD: Conspiracy theories, extremism, and crime

 Post-docs:

- Dr. Joel H. K. Vuolevi (2010 - 2012) -- Political paranoia in times of economic uncertainty

- Dr. Marco van Bommel (2013 - 2014) -- Influence of other bystanders on the quality of eyewitness testimonies

- Dr. Andrea Pereira (2013 - 2016) -- Dual outcome-motivation to uphold democratic values

- Dr. Vanja Ljujic (2016-present) -- economic drivers of radicalization and terrorism