Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Understanding the sociology and psychology of human actions

Research

The overarching research program of the Department of Social Psychology is Social Decision Making. Decision-making in social, economic and work & organisational contexts is the main theme of this research program.

The Department hosts research institute:
  • Tiber , the Tilburg Institute for Behavioral Economics Research, devoted to studying the psychological processes underlying individual choice and economic decision making from an interdisciplinary perspective.

The Department of Social psychology is an intellectually exciting and productive group, advancing fundamental understanding in the areas of social, economic and work & organisational psychology, whilst also making a demonstrable difference to effective practice in organizations and society. The basic and applied research of the department is highly recognized both nationally and internationally.