Experimental and Applied Psychology

The department of Experimental and Applied Psychology is a department that uses the experimental method to study human behavior and the underlying processes. Our research focus is on theory of human social behavior and human cognition. The knowledge and rigorous methodology is used to solve applied problems in society and organizations. Currently the department consists of two sections: Social and Organizational Psychology and Cognitive Psychology.

For up-to-date information on news, events, and research activities in our department, please visit the website VUpsy.


Anna Brinkman | a.g.a.brinkman@vu.nl  |+31 (0) 20 5988700
Barbara Goudriaan | barbara.goudriaan@vu.nl | +31 (0) 20 5988786

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Medische Faculteit
Van der Boechorststraat 7, room B-560
1081BT Amsterdam

For a full overview of the employees of the department Experimental and Applied Psychology please visit VUpsy.