We are hiring a post-doctoral researcher

We are inviting applications for the position of Post-doctoral Researcher in the "Mindfulness as an intervention reducing retaliatory aggression to so...

42nd Annual Meeting of International Society of Po...

We had the pleasure of delivering a symposium, “National collective narcissism: vengeful hostility towards minorities and ambivalence towards the Euro...

Low self-esteem predicts outgroup derogation indir...

In a recent paper we revisited the proposition that low self-esteem motivates group members to derogate out-groups. Several theoretical accounts pred...

ISPP 2019: The sources of and remedies to intergro...

Previous research showed that collective narcissism is related to a hypersensitivity to not only real, but also merely perceived threat coming from ot...

Australasian Society for Social and Affective Neur...

I had the pleasure of attending this year’s annual meeting of the Australasian Society for Social and Affective Neuroscience (AS4SAN). ...

ISPP 2019: Beliefs about own group, hedonistic fun...

Collective narcissism and in-group satisfaction are alternative beliefs people may hold about social identities they share (Golec de Zavala, Dyduch-Ha...

Why is collective narcissism so robustly associate...

Conspiracy theories are explanatory beliefs positing that a group of people plots in secret against one and one’s ingroup (van Prooijen & van Lange, 2...

See you at the International Society for the Study...

Our lab will be conducting a symposium on Individual predictors of intergroup hostility: facilitators and inhibitors. In this symposium we will talk a...

MindBrainBody Symposium 2019

The 7th MindBrainBody Symposium was organised by the Berlin MindBrainBody Institute on March 15-16. Each year this conference takes place during the I...

Research Methods Challenges: fMRI

As described in my previous post, I recently had the once in a lifetime opportunity to visit the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sc...

Joining the Max Planck Institute as a Guest Resear...

In the final days August of 2018, I embarked on a journey which was to become one of the most exciting, as well as most challenging experiences of my ...

Collective narcissists and ingroup satisfiers reac...

By publishing his accounts of Polish crimes against Polish Jews during the Second World War, Jan Thomas Gross started a difficult discussion over the ...