4th annual meeting of the Master in Emotion Psychology

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Welcome to the 4th annual meeting of the Master in Emotion Psychology! This year's theme will be "The role of emotion in social and organizational psychology".

The meeting will be held on November 9, 2019.

This annual event is presented in the context of our Master in Emotion Psychology, but is open for all students and researchers from Sweden and abroad. The conference is a unique opportunity to hear world-renowed researchers present their latest research on emotion.

For more information about the program, to register, and more, please go to the respective sections in the menu.

Invited Speakers

Miguel Moya, University of Granada, Spain

Miguel Moya

University of Granada, Spain. Miguel Moya is professor at the Department of Social Psychology, University of Granada in Spain. His research focus on stereotypes and prejudice, especially regarding gender issues. His work covers topics such as sexual harassment, intimate partner violence, and economic inequality. He has published a number of journal articles and book chapters.

Jolien van Breen, University of Exeter, UK

Jolien van Breen

University of Exeter, UK. Jolien van Breen obtained her PhD in Social Psychology from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands. Since 2017, she upholds a position as postdoctoral research associate at the University of Exeter, UK. Her research focuses on social identity and social disadvantage, and specifically on resilience amongst those who experience social disadvantage.

Robin Bergh, Harvard University, USA

Robin Bergh

Harvard University, USA. Robin Bergh is a post-doctoral fellow from Uppsala university at the Sidanius Lab at Harvard University. His primary line of research deals with the questions of why different kinds of prejudice tend to go hand in hand. Robin’s research examines how such consistencies relate to basic personality characteristics. His most recent work focuses on the role of group membership versus group status in explaining the personality underpinnings of prejudice.

Sally Wiggins Young, Linköping University, Sweden

Sally Wiggins Young

Linköping University, Sweden. Sally Wiggins Young is assistant professor at Linköping University, Sweden. She had her PhD from Loughborough University, UK. Before joining Linköping University 2016 she held a position as senior lecturer at University of Strathclyde, UK. She specialize in discursive psychology and social interaction. She is interested in the ways in which psychological concepts become enacted and made consequential in everyday social interaction.

Åsa Wettergren, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Åsa Wettergren

University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Åsa Wettergren is a professor of sociology at the Department of Sociology and Work Science, University of Gothenburg. She researches emotions in bureaucratic organizations and social movements. She recently published the book Emotions in Court- A Sociological Perspective (Routledge 2018) and is chief editor of the new journal Emotions and Society, published by Bristol University Press.