Psykologisk Institut

Stefan Pfattheicher

Lektor

Short CV

A short CV can be found here: https://bit.ly/2OTeUe0

Education and Professional Positions

Since 2018
Associate professor at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, Aarhus University
2014 - 2018
Postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Social Psychology, Ulm University, Germany
2009 - 2014
PhD candidate at the Department of Social Psychology, Ulm University, Germany
2004 - 2009
Academic studies at Mannheim University, Germany and Newcastle University, UK (Graduation: Diploma in Social Sciences)

Research and teaching areas

• Cooperation and costly punishment in social dilemmas
• The bio-psychological basis of aggressive dominance (sadism, testosterone)
• Basic motivational orientations (regulatory focus theory)
• Influence of social presence on human behavior
• Pro- and antisocial consequences of empathy (compassion, empathic concern, and perspective taking)