Dr. Susanne Veit

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Susanne Veit

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+49 30 25491 452
susanne.veit [at] wzb.eu
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D-10785 Berlin
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Visiting Researcher of the Research Unit

Research fields

Social Psychology | Migration, Integration, and Intercultural Conflicts | Ethno-cultural Diversity | Intergroup Contact | Trust and Cooperation | Discrimination on the Labor Market | Right-Winged Populism and Xenophobia | (Field) Experiments

CV

 

since 2020 DeZIM-Institute  (https://www.dezim-institut.de/das-dezim-institut/)
Co-Head of Cluster "Data-Methods-Monitoring"
Head of DeZIM.Lab

since 2017 Head of the WZB Bridging Project  "Against Others, Against Elites" (together with Heiko Giebler)
Doctoral Student: Magdalena Hirsch

since 2016 Head of Thematic Area "Migration and Good Work"
in Doctoral program "Good Work": Approaches to Shaping Tomorrow's World of Work
Doctoral Students: Esther Kroll, Franziska Kößler

2009 WZB: Research unit 'Migration, Integration, Transnationalization'

2008  FU Berlin: Department of School Education and School Development Research

2007 – 2008 University of Potsdam: Research assistant at the Psychological-psychotherapeutic Institute

 

Education

 

2014     Doctor of Psychology  (FU Berlin, "summa cum laude")

Dissertation thesis: "Ethnic Diversity and Cooperation: Causality, Linking Mechanisms, and Contexts" Supervisors: Bettina Hannover (FU Berlin) & Ruud Koopmans (WZB, HU Berlin)

2007      Diploma in Psychology (University of Potsdam, "with distinction")

Diploma thesis: "Dual identity - Way out or wrong track? A comparison of models on the example of the ethnic group of Bosniaks in Bosnia and Herzegovina "
Supervisor: Babara Krahé (University of Potsdam)

Study of Psychology at Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Universidad Complutense de Madrid and University of Potsdam

Recent publications

* shared first authorship - alphabetical order among first authors

 

Veit, S., Arnu, H., Di Stasio, V., Yemane, R. & Coender, M. (forthcoming). The „Big Two“ in hiring discrimination: Evidence from a cross-national field experiment. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

Hirsch, M., Fritsche, I. & Veit, S. (forthcoming).  Blaming immigrants to enhance control: Exploring the control-bolstering functions of causal attribution, ingroup identification and hierarchy enhancement.  Journal of Theoretical Social Psychology.

Giebler, H., Hirsch, M., Schürmann, B. & Veit, S. (2020). Discontent with what? Linking self-centered and society-centered discontent to populist party support. Political Studies. DOI: doi.org/10.1177/0032321720932115*

Veit, S. (2020). Feldexperimentelle Forschung zu ethnischer Diskriminierung auf dem Arbeitsmarkt: „Alle sind gleich, aber manche sind gleicher“. In  P. Genkova, T. Ringeisen und F.T. Leong (Eds.) Handbuch Stress und Kultur. Heidelberg: Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-658-27825-0_25-1 ·

Kotzur, P.F., Veit, S., Namyslo, A., Holthausen, M.-A., Wagner, U., & Yemane, R. (2020). Society thinks they are cold and/or incompetent, but I do not”: Stereotype content ratings depend on instructions and the social group’s location in the stereotype content space. British Journal of Social Psychology.  DOI: 10.1111/bjso.12375

Veit, S., & Yemane, R. (2020). Judging Without Knowing: How people evaluate others based on phenotype and country of origin–Technical Report. WZB Discussion Paper, SP VI 2020-101. Berlin: WZB.

Projects

 

Social cohesion in times of crisis  - the Corona pandemic and anti-Asian racism in Germany  
Researcher: Christoph Ngyuen (FU), Sabrina Mayer, Ralf Wölfer & Susanne Veit (all DEZIM-Institut), Kimiko Suda (HU),
Duration: 2020
Funding: Berlin University Alliance (BUA): Grand Challenges (at DeZIM-Insitut)

… aber türkische Frauen sind ganz anders. Ethnische und rassistische Stereotypen aus einer geschlechtsspezifischen und länderübergreifenden Perspektive
Researcher: Valentina di Stasio (Universität Utrecht),  Susanne Veit
Duration: 2020
Funding: BMFSFJ (at DeZIM-Institut)

Solidarität mit allen? Intergruppales Hilfeverhalten in Zeiten von Corona
Researcher: Ruta Yemane, Susanne Veit, Ralf Wölfer, Hannah Arnu, Lara Aithal (jeweils DeZIM-Institut), Jonas Rees (Universität Bielefeld)
Dauer: 2020
Förderung: BMFSFJ (at DeZIM-Institut)

Erstellung von Online Tools zur Messung impliziter Einstellungen und Verhalten
Researcher: Susanne Veit& Sabrina Mayer (DeZIM-Institut), Iniobong Essien (Feruniversität Hagen)
Duration: 2020
Funding: BMFSFJ (at DeZIM-Institut)

Inequalities in Health Care Access: a field experiment
Heads:  Jan Paul Heisig & Jianghong Li (both WZB), Ruta Yemane & Susanne Veit (both WZB & DeZIM-Insitut)
Duration: 2020
Funding:  WZB – Seed money / BMFSFJ (at DeZIM-Institut)

Stereotypes about immigrants: Warmth and Competence or Agency and Progressive Beliefs?
Heads: Dr. Susanne Veit, Ruta Yemane
Duration: since 2017
Funding: WZB

DIR - Against Elites, Against Outsiders: Sources of Democracy Critique, Immigration Critique, and Right-Wing Populism
WZB Bridging Project between MIT (Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans) & DD (Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Merkel)
Head: Dr. Heiko Giebler, Dr. Susanne Veit
Staff: Bejamin Schürmann, Magdalena Hirsch
Duration: 2017-2020
Funding: WZB

Doctoral Program „Good Work“:  Approaches to Shaping Tomorrow’s World of Work
Head: Jutta Allmendinger, Martin Ehlert, Lena Hipp, Martin Krzywdzinski, Susanne Veit, Sigurt Vitolis
Duration: 2016  -2019
Funding: Hans Böckler Foundation

Growth, Equal Opportunities, Migration, and Markets (GEMM)
Head: Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans,Dr. Susanne Veit
Staff: Ruta Yemane
Duration: 2015 - 2018
Funding: Horizon 2020 of the European Commission
Resspurces:
Policy briefs Project report

German Public Opinion and the Refugee Crisis: Mechanisms of Support and Opposition
Head: Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans, Prof. Jutta Allmendinger Ph.D.
Staff: Dr. Ines Michalowski, Ruth Katharina Ditlmann, Ph.D., Dr. Susanne Veit, Anselm Frieder Rink
Duration: 2015 - 2018
Funding: WZB

Ethnic Diversity and Cooperation. Causality, Linking Mechanisms, and Context (PhD project)
Head: Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans
Staff: Dr. Susanne Veit
Duration: 2010 - 2014
Funding: WZB

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Susanne Veit

Contact

fax
+49 30 25491 452
susanne.veit [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
room
B 416