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dr. N. Hansen

associate professor


  • 1995 – 2001 Social sciences undergraduate studies (Diploma) at the University of Göttingen, Germany: major in social psychology, business, international and European law, and sociology
  • 2001 - 2002 Graduate Student, University of California, Berkeley (EAP scholarship)
  • 2005 Dr. phil at the University of Jena, 'The impact of perceived legitimacy and social identification on self- and other-directed anger after experiencing social discrimination' (summa cum laude)  

 Academic positions

  • since 12/2013 Associate professor for social psychology, University of Groningen
  • 2007-2013 Assistant professor for social psychology, University of Groningen
  • 2007 Visiting Post-Doc, University of California, Berkeley (DAAD scholarship)
  • 2005 – 2006 Post-Doc in the junior research group, University of Jena
  • 2002 – 2005 Ph.D. student in the junior research group "Social discrimination", University of Jena

Awards, grants, prizes

  • Postdoc scholarship by the German Academic Exchange Program (2007)
  • Award for outstanding Ph.D. thesis in 2005 by the University of Jena, Germany
  • One of the three finalists of the dissertation award by the American Psychological Association (APA), Division 49 (2005)
  • Travel grant to SPSP 2006, Palm Springs (USA) by the German Research Foundation (DFG)
  • Scholarship for an academic year at the University of California, Berkeley by the Education Abroad Program (EAP) (2002)  
Last modified:30 January 2014 8.16 p.m.

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Working hours:
Thursday, 14.00-15.00