Felicitas Flade, M.Sc.


November 2017 - Present

Research Assistant, Department for Social and Legal Psychology, JGU Mainz.

November 2014 - October 2017

Social Cognition Center, Universität of Cologne, Germany (UoC)
PhD Track Position

Doctoral Studies: Decategorization by Context: Can Threat Reduce Automatic Social Categorization?

Part of the UoC Advanced PostDoc Grant - project „Content and Application of Fundamental Stereotype Dimensions“.

October 2015 - present

Member of the Department for General Psychology II, UoC

September 2013 - September 2014

Master of Science (Taught) in Political Psychology, Queen’s University Belfast, United Kingdom
Master thesis: „Identity and Attitude in Syrian Expatriates’ Accounts of the Syrian Conflict: A Thematic Analysis“

September 2011 - March 2013

Student Assistant, Department for Social Psychology, University of Fribourg

October 2010 - September 2013

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Bachelor thesis: „Decision Noise in Source Memory: Do Confidence Ratings Decrease Source-Memory Accuracy?“

Fields of research

  • social categories
  • stereotypes and prejudices
  • intra-group conflicts
  • social identities

Research residences

01/2016 - 02/2016 Research Residence in Tel Aviv

Two-month scholarship (research visit at Tel Aviv University, Israel, Prof. Yechiel Klar) within the Short Term Scientific Mission (STSM) Program of Cost Action IS 1205: Social psychological dynamics of historical representations in the enlarged European Union, co-funded by the Graduate School of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Cologne, 2016