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Gjalt-Jorn Peters

  • Assistant professor
  • Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands
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Research interests

online research & interventionsmethodology & statisticsBehaviour change

About

Gjalt-Jorn finished his PhD. on cognitive determinants of ecstasy use and related behaviours at Maastricht University in 2008, after which he started the postdoctoral project that he currently works on. Within this project, he examines the effectiveness of fear appeals in achieving behaviour change, and the reasons for the use of fear appeals in intervention development.

Co-authors (93)

Recent publications

  • Towards consensus on fear appeals: a rejoinder to the commentaries on Kok, Peters, Kessels, ten Hoor, and Ruiter (2018)

    • Peters G
    • Ruiter R
    • ten Hoor G
    • et al.
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  • When unbearable suffering incites psychiatric patients to request euthanasia: qualitative study

    • Verhofstadt M
    • Thienpont L
    • Peters G
    N/AReaders
    9Citations
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Professional experience

Assistant professor

Psychology, Open University of the Netherlands

January 2012 - Present

Post-doc

Work & Social Psychology, faculty of Psychology & Neuroscience, Maastricht University

January 2008 - December 2011(4 years)

PhD. Candidate ('promovendus', 'aio')

Work & Social Psychology, faculty of Psychology & Neuroscience, Maastricht University

September 2003 - December 2007(4 years)

Education

PhD.

Work & Social Psychology, faculty of Psychology & Neuroscience, Maastricht University

September 2003 - December 2008(5 years)

Master of Science

Maastricht University

September 2000 - September 2004(4 years)