Psychological Research: Something for you?
Are you thinking about what you will do after your bachelor or which master programme you would like to take? Perhaps you are especially interested in research and are you already following a master programme at the RUG that focusses on this aspect?
Do you want to know more about current developments in psychology at Groningen? Read the blog mindwise: http://mindwise-groningen.nl.
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.
Dynamics of the Healthy Brain
Automaticity and addiction
Interaction between individual, group and society
For a general overview of research of the Psychology department have a look at Mindwise. This is a blog platform of the Department of Psychology of the University of Groningen (located in the Netherlands). 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.