Monday to Friday
Coen Wirtz completed his PhD in Social Psychology at the University of Amsterdam in 2014, where he also worked as lecturer. Since then, he has been working as a lecturer at the Department of Communication Science, where he has been teaching a variety of courses (see below). His research interests concern moral judgment and moral behavior on social network sites and the role of emotions in media use.
- Morality and media
- Emotions and media
- Social influence
- Bachelorwerkgroep 1 + 2 (BA)
- Interpersonal Communication (BA)
- Marketing and Persuasive Communication (BA)
- Marketing Communication 2.0 (BA)
- Academic Skills (PM)
- Current Issues in Communication Science (MA)
- Marketing Communication and the Consumer (MA)
- Project Impact (MA)
- Supervision BA theses
- Supervision PM theses
- Supervision MA theses
- Wirtz, C., van der Pligt, J., & Doosje, B. (2016). Derogating obese individuals: The role of blame, contempt, and disgust. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 46(4), 216-228. doi:10.1111/jasp.12357
- Wirtz, C., van der Pligt, J., & Doosje, B. (2016). Negative attitudes toward Muslims in the Netherlands: The role of symbolic threat, stereotypes, and moral emotions. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 22(1), 75-83. doi:org/10.1037/pac000012
- Wirtz, C., & van der Pligt, J. (2014). On the morality and competence of immigrants: Moral emotions as amplifiers of support for expulsion. Paper presented at EASP General Meeting Amsterdam. July 2014.
- Wirtz, C., & Doosje, B. (2013). Reactions to threatening critical messages from minority group members with shared or distinct group identities. European Journal of Social Psychology, 43, 50-61.
- Wirtz, C., & Vrugt, A. (2008). Misleiding op eigen initiatief of op verzoek van de proefleider: Verschillen in non-verbale spraakkenmerken, spanning en motivatie. In J. Karremans, B. Beersma, R. Custers, F. Harreveld & W. van Rijswijk (Eds.), Jaarboek Sociale Psychologie 2007 (pp. 407-414). Groningen, the Netherlands: ASPO Pers.