School of Psychology

World-leading research and teaching

Professor Dominic Abrams

Professor of Social Psychology and
Director of the Centre for the Study of Group Processes

Professor Dominic Abrams

Other academic activities

Vice President for Social Sciences at the British Academy. For more on this, see my interview in the British Academy Review, 32, Spring 2018.

Co-Director of the EURAGE (European Research on Attitudes to Ageing) research group, which also designed the 2008 European Social Survey module on attitudes to age.

Group Processes and Intergroup Relations

Co-Editor (with Michael A. Hogg) of Group Processes and Intergroup Relations. A well-established social psychology journal published by Sage. The journal embraces basic and applied aspects of group and intergroup phenomena.

Group Processes and Intergroup Relations

Co-Editor (with Melanie Killen) an issue of the Journal of Social Issues on the Social Exclusion of Children.

Group Processes and Intergroup Relations
Inclusion and Exclusion
Social Exclusion Research


Reports for the government, the Equality and Human Rights Commission, and the UK's largest charity for older people, Age UK.

Equality Age Discrimination 2008


Currently serving on the Councils of the Academy of Social Sciences and the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues.

Research with People United, evaluating the impact of Arts based interventions to promote prosocial behaviour and kindness.

Member of the Child Development Unit at the University of Kent.

Political and Social Change, a series of studies exploring political attitudes and voting intentions.



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