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prof. dr. I. van Beest

Full Professor 

TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Social Psychology

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Prof. dr. Ilja van Beest is department head of the Social Psychology department, program leader of its research program called Social Decision making, and board member of the Tilburg Institute for Behavioral Research (Tiber). His primary research interests lie in the domain of group and interpersonal processes with a specific focus on coalition formation, conflict detection, ostracism, fairness, deception, trust, emotions and symptom attribution. His research won several (inter)national prizes. Most notable awards are the best dissertation award of the Dutch society for social psychology for research on coalition formation, the Ig-nobel prize for research on symptom attribution (https://www.improbable.com/ig/). He currently is/has been associate editor of the ISI journal Social Influence, the ISI journal Group Processes and Intergroup Relations and founding board member of the journal Behavioral Public Policy. Van Beest teaches/has taught courses on social psychology, social influence, interpersonal behavior, group dynamics, negotiation, and leadership.

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Last amended: 14 December 2017