Dr. Bert N. Bakker is an Associate Professor for good research practices at the Amsterdam School of Communication Research. His research focuses contemporary issues such as social polarization and populism. Bert examines the psychological roots of citizens’ political beliefs with the most attention to the role of personality and emotions. Besides, Bert is motivated to work as transparent as possible and stimulate others to do the same. From 2023 onwards he will work on the causes and consequences of societal threats due to generous funding from the NWO (VIDI project) and European Commission (Marie Curie Training Network). Currently Bert is a board member of AYA.


Bert Bakker

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Articles by Bert Bakker

'Universiteiten, onttrek je aan die onzinnige internationale ranglijsten'

Opiniestuk AYA-leden in Het Parool

De UvA en VU moeten niet meer meedoen aan de internationale ranglijsten waarin de zogenaamd beste universiteiten op een rijtje worden gezet, stellen leden van de Amsterdam Young Academy in een opiniestuk in Het Parool.