Social Psychology  

Parissa Chokrai, M.A., M.Sc. Psych.

 

Academic career

 

Oct 2017 – present

Research associate at Leipzig University

2017

Research assistant at Leipzig University

2017

Master's Thesis

Title of the Master's thesis: Social movements against the Far Right: Replicating and extending the dual-pathway model of collective action within a new context

2014–17

Studies of Psychology (M.Sc.) at the FernUniversität Hagen (part time)

2012–14

Student assistant in the project ERINA
(Scientific monitoring of a pilot project on inclusion in schools in Saxony)

2012–14

Internship Study and Bachelor Thesis

Title of the bachelor thesis: The queue as a social system
- an exploratory study with preschool children

2011–14

Studies of Psychology (B.Sc.) at the FernUniversität Hagen

2003

Master of Arts

Title of the Master's thesis: Carl Goerdeler's ideas on foreign policy issues in the mirror of his travelogues 1937 - 1939

1994–2004

Studies of Medieval and Newer History, History of Art and Cultural Sciences (Master of Arts) at Leipzig University (part time)

 

Research interests

 
  • social identity processes within the context of political participation
  • social engagement and volunteerism (e.g., environmental and animal protection, human rights)
  • role of positive emotions on prosocial behaviour

 

Conference

 

Chokrai, P., Barth, M., & Stürmer, S. (2018). Social movements against the Far Right: Replicating and extending the dual-pathway model of collective action within a new context. 51th Conference of the German Society for Psychology. Leipzig. [Talk]

Chokrai, P. (2018). The Social Identity Model of Pro-Environmental Action (SIMPEA). First empirical results of the Nature Awareness Study 2017. Vilm Summerschool Environmental Psychology 2018. Vilm, Germany. [Talk]

Chokrai, P., Liebers, K., Seifert, C. (2013). Parental survey 2013 in the pilot project ERINA. 22th Anniversary Conference of the German Educational Research Association, Subdivision Primary Education. Braunschweig, Germany. [Poster]

Seifert, C., Liebers, K., Chokrai, P. (2013). Teacher survey 2013 in the pilot project ERINA. 22th Anniversary Conference of the German Educational Research Association, Subdivision Primary Education. Braunschweig, Germany. [Poster]

Liebers, K., Seifert, C., Chokrai, P. (2013). Scientific monitoring of the pilot project ERINA. 22th Anniversary Conference of the German Educational Research Association, Subdivision Primary Education. Braunschweig, Germany. [Poster] 


last update: 01.04.2021 

Contact

Parissa Chokrai,
M.A., M.Sc. Psych.

Leipzig University
Institute of Psychology
Department of Social Psychology
Neumarkt 9–19
04109 Leipzig
Germany

parissa.chokrai(at)uni-leipzig.de

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Office hours

By appointment

Room: 2056