Team

Katarzyna Jasko, PhD (Project PI)

Katarzyna Jasko is an Associate Professor in the Institute of Psychology at the Jagiellonian University. Katarzyna uses insights from motivational psychology to understand political behavior and social change.

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Jonas Kunst, PhD (Project Co-PI)

Jonas Kunst is a professor of cultural and community psychology at the University of Oslo. His research focuses on acculturation, intercultural and intergroup relations, extremism, and animal-human relationships.

Joanna Grzymała-Moszczyńska, PhD

Joanna Grzymała-Moszczyńska is a post-doc in the Institute of Psychology at the Jagiellonian University. Her research is focused on reduction of prejudice and discriminatory behaviors towards marginalized groups such as Roma minority or Syrian refugees, especially in educational context. 

Marta Maj, PhD

Marta Maj is a post-doc in the Institute of Psychology at the Jagiellonian University. Marta graduated from biology and psychology at the Jagiellonian University. Her research focuses on activism, political engagement, and various aspects of motivated behaviors, including attitudes toward new technologies.

Michalina Tanska

Michalina Tanska is a PhD candidate in the Institute of Psychology at the Jagiellonian University. Michalina is interested in psychology of social movements and motivation. She is currently doing research on the relationship between online and offline activism.

Ann-Cathrin Coenen

Ann-Cathrin is a PhD student at the Department of Psychology, University of Oslo, where she is part of the Culture, Society, and Behavior lab. Her main interests lay in examining intergroup
relations, including extreme forms of political behaviours, the role of historical analogies, and the well-being of vulnerable groups.