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I’m a researcher and lecturer in the Institute of Psychology at the Jagiellonian University. My main research interests cover the areas of social cognition, epistemic motivation and impression formation. I am also interested in methodology, data analysis and programming.

dragon.piotr@gmail.com

Projects

The relationship between two dimensions of social perception – warmth and competence – from connectionist modeling perspective. HARMONIA grant (2016/22/M/HS6/00159) awarded to Piotr Dragon from the National Science Centre (2017-2020). In cooperation with prof. Daniel Wigboldus (Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands).

Motivational, affective, and cognitive sources of knowledge formation process: Implications for intrapersonal, interpersonal and intergroup phenomena. MAESTRO Grant awarded to prof. Małgorzata Kossowska by the National Centre for Science.

Publications in English

  1. Kossowska, M., Bukowski, M., Guinote, A., Dragon, P., & Kruglanski, A. (in press). Self-image threat decreases stereotyping: The role of motivation toward closure.  Motivation & Emotion. doi: 10.1007/s11031-016-9582-6.Advanced online publication
  2. Kossowska, M., Dragon, P., & Bukowski, M. (2015). When need for closure leads to positive attitudes towards a negatively stereotyped outgroup. Motivation and Emotion, 39, 88-98.
  3. Bukowski, M., Dragon, P., & Kossowska, M. (2014). The impact of incidental fear and anger on in- and outgroup attitudes. Polish Psychological Bulletin, 45, 312-317.

Publications in Polish

  1. Czarnek, G., Dragon, P., Szwed, P., & Wojciszke, B. (in press). Kwestionariusz przekonań politycznych: własności psychometryczne [Political Beliefs Questionnaire: psychometric properties]. Psychologia Społeczna.