Psychological Research at this university is done at the Heymans Institute, called after the founding father of psychology in the Netherlands. The versatility of its research, ranging from fundamental to very practical, manifests itself in the seven research programmes of the institute. Quite a few staff members, whom you may have met as a teacher already, participate in these programmes.
Researchers within Psychology
To help you orientate on psychological research, this site periodically highlights three researchers from different subfields of psychology. We hope these web pages present interesting information and may inspire you to gather some ideas for a topic for a master thesis.
Staff and students write in a personal capacity about psychological research and education in Groningen, and express their opinions on current affairs based on their expertise. Here you can get a good idea of research conducted in the expertise fields based on current topics.
Mindwise blogs written by members of the expertise fields:
Experimental Psychology | Organizational Psychology | Environmental Psychology | Social Psychology | Clinical Psychology and Experimental Psychopathology | Theory and History of Psychology | Developmental Psychology | Psychometrics and Statistics | Clinical Neuropsychology