Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Understanding the sociology and psychology of human actions
The Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (TSB) besides the traditional disciplines of Psychology and Sociology comprises also unique multidisciplinary research areas and research groups which take social issues as a starting point.
The School has varied range of Bachelor and Master programs. About 3000 students follow a TSB degree program. In the bachelor as well as in the master programs the School's international focus is prominent. Offering four English taught bachelor programs and sixteen English taught masters TSB attracts students from all over the world.
TSB Strategic Plan 2018-2021
To be announced
Structural Equation Modeling: New Developments and Applications
DUE TO THE COVID-19 SITUATION, THE CONFERENCE WILL BE POSTPONED TO A LATER DATE.
The goal of this meeting is to bring together methodological and substantive researchers who work on or are interested in working on structural equation modeling (SEM). Researchers will present about new methodological developments, novel applications, or new software packages.
13:30 - 14:30
PhD Defense S.J. van Erp MSc
Bayesian Structural Equation Modeling: The Power of the Prior
16:15 - 17:00
Valedictory address Prof. J. Paauwe
Travelling the loop: Progressing well-being and performance at work
Social technology crucial for older adults in times of corona23rd June 2020
Elderly people, like everyone else, want to be seen and appreciated. They also have fundamental social needs, such as feeling connected, being independent and meaningful. Social technology can, certainly these days, play a large and valuable role in fulfilling those social needs, according to Tina ten Bruggencate in her dissertation (PhD Defence on July 2).
Lockdown research: working from home pays off!20th June 2020
The lockdown in the corona crisis is unintentionally the biggest working from home experiment ever. Recent research carried out by Tilburg University in collaboration with Veldhoen + Company shows that working from home pays off. People say that it fits in better with their own social preferences, that they can work more efficiently and have more control over their working day. The survey was conducted among 5,000 respondents from all over Europe.
Marije van der Lee appointed to Chair of Clinical Psycho-oncology19th June 2020
Marije van der Lee has been appointed extraordinary professor of Clinical Psycho-oncology at the Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology at Tilburg University. The chair, entitled 'What works for whom in psycho-oncology', will be established by the Helen Dowling Institute (HDI), which aims to put psycho-oncological care on the map and on the academic agenda. The appointment took effect on 3 June and runs for five years.