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Prof. dr. M. (Martijn) van Zomeren


Prof. dr. Martijn van Zomeren is an expert in the Cultural and Political Psychology of Social Relationships, and more specifically on the psychology of collective action to achieve social change. He is part of the University of Groningen’s Department of Social Psychology, has received various grants from NWO, as well as various international awards and prizes for his psychological research on what fundamentally and cross-culturally motivates people to engage in collective action to achieve social change.

Two characteristic features of his work are its theoretically integrative and interdisciplinary potential, as well as its societal and political relevance.