Hello and welcome to the PsySci Lab!

The objective of the Psychology of Science lab is to better understand what drives the gulf between scientific consensus about facts and public acceptance of those facts. Embedded in the University of Amsterdam’s faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, we study attitudes to science across topics, individuals, and countries.

Check out our publications.

Click here for a key publication discussing various approaches to understanding attitudes towards science

Take a look at our projects.

Click here for a key publication discussing various approaches to understanding attitudes towards science

The latest

Webpage under construction

July 9, 20201 min read

This website is still under construction. We hope to have a more complete version…

You can now find us on Twitter!

June 18, 20201 min read

Good news! We’ve finally jumped on board and joined Twitter. Follow us under Psychology…

New paper out!

March 31, 20202 min read

New paper on heterogeneous science skepticism published in Public Understanding of Science. Abstract: Recent work…