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  • Care and health at the heart of two new Master's tracks 12 Mar 2019Press release Care and health at the heart of two new Master's tracks
    Tilburg University is starting two new Master’s tracks: Health, Wellbeing & Society and Health Humanities. Both tracks start in September 2019, and tie in with the university’s impact theme of Enhancing Health and Wellbeing, in which Tilburg University concentrates on academic research and education aimed specifically at improving people’s health and wellbeing.

  • The Black Hole after Cancer 05 Mar 2019News The Black Hole after Cancer
    Yearly, roughly 110.000 people are diagnosed with cancer. Due to new developments in diagnostics and treatments, more and more people survive the disease.

  • Shame about poverty often increases poverty 06 Feb 2019Press release Shame about poverty often increases poverty
    Shame is more common among people who have financial difficulties and is often accompanied by behavior that actually can perpetuate poverty. For example, money is spent on status symbols instead of basic necessities, and people have less social contact. And so a vicious circle of poverty ensues. This is discussed in the research of Arnoud Plantinga for his dissertation Poor Psychology: Poverty, Shame, and Decision Making, which he defended on Friday February 1 at Tilburg University.

  • Seniors with secrets seem to be more satisfied 17 Jan 2019News Seniors with secrets seem to be more satisfied
    Fifty-year-olds who walk around with a secret seem to be more satisfied with their lives than seniors who share their secrets with others. Yet not everyone is happily old with a secret - invaders and worriers suffer from it. This is shown by researchers (Joyce Maas, Andreas Wismeijer and Marcus van Assen) from the Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (TSB).

  • Secret to keeping New Year’s resolutions might be type of resolutions you make 19 Dec 2018Press release Secret to keeping New Year’s resolutions might be type of resolutions you make
    New Year’s Day for most people means partying, eating, drinking, having a good time with friends and family – but also means setting goals and priorities for the New Year. It’s the time of the year that resolutions are made: to lose weight, to eat healthier, to exercise more often, to get a degree, to learn a foreign language, to get a promotion at work, to save money to buy a house, etc.

Institutes/Academic Collaborative Centers TRANZO

  • CIR

    Center for Innovation Research
    Theme: Innovatie, organisatie en management
  • Center of Research on Psychological and Somatic disorders
    Theme: Medical and clinical psychology
  • Tilburg Institute for Behavioral Economics Research
    Theme: Consumentengedrag
  • Wetenschappelijk centrum op het gebied van zorg en welzijn
    Theme: Transformatie in zorg en welzijn

Most viewed experts Social and Behavioral Sciences

Zeelenberg, M.
Name prof. dr. M. (Marcel) Zeelenberg
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Social Psychology
Position Full Professor of Economic Psychology
Room S 418
Phone +31 13 466 8276
E-mail m.zeelenberg@tilburguniversity.edu
Schalk, M.J.D.
Name prof. dr. M.J.D. (René) Schalk
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Human Resource Studies
Position Professor
Room S 515
Phone +31 13 466 2368
E-mail m.j.d.schalk@tilburguniversity.edu
Keijsers, L.G.M.T.
Name dr. L.G.M.T. Keijsers
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Developmental Psychology
Position Associate Professor
Room S 317
Phone +31 13 466 4339
E-mail loes.keijsers@tilburguniversity.edu
Raaij, W.F. van
Name prof. dr. W.F. (Fred) van Raaij
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Social Psychology
Position
Room T 423
Phone +31 13 466 3279
E-mail w.f.vanraaij@tilburguniversity.edu

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