Aleksandra Cichocka is a lecturer in Political Psychology at the University of Kent, where she leads the Political Psychology Lab and the M.Sc. in Political Psychology. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Warsaw and was a Fulbright Fellow at New York University. She is a member of the Governing Council of the International Society of Political Psychology.
Her research interests include group identification and intergroup relations (especially the role of collective narcissism), political ideology, and political behavior. She examines the intergroup dimensions of conspiracy theories and the ways self- and group-evaluations are associated with conspiracy beliefs. She co-edited The Psychology of Conspiracy (2015, Routledge).« back to all members