Personality Psychology Podcast
#21 Personality and health with Nick Turiano, Damaris Aschwanden, and Yannick Stephan

#21 Personality and health with Nick Turiano, Damaris Aschwanden, and Yannick Stephan

July 20, 2022

This episode's guests were Nick Turiano, Damaris Aschwanden, and Yannick Stephan, three experts in personality and health psychology, who talked with Rebekka Weidmann about the importance of considering personality when predicting important health outcomes across the life span.

#20 Post-traumatic growth with Laura Blackie and Eranda Jayawickreme

#20 Post-traumatic growth with Laura Blackie and Eranda Jayawickreme

June 15, 2022

Many people believe that traumatic experiences are often followed by psychological growth. What does not kill us, makes us stronger, right?  Laura Blackie and Eranda Jayawickreme are among the leading researchers on this topic, and they just guest-edited a special issue on post-traumatic personality growth in the European Journal of Personality. They talked with René Mõttus what they have learned about how trauma can change us—or if it even changes us, after all.

#19 Paper Spotlight with Emily Willroth and Brett Ford

#19 Paper Spotlight with Emily Willroth and Brett Ford

May 17, 2022

René Mõttus talks with Emily Willroth and Brett Ford about their recently published paper in the European Journal of Personality entitled: "Emotional responses to a global stressor: Average patterns and individual differences"

#18 Personality and psychopathology with Bob Krueger, Odilia Laceulle, and Johannes Zimmerman

#18 Personality and psychopathology with Bob Krueger, Odilia Laceulle, and Johannes Zimmerman

April 29, 2022
In this episode, Lisanne de Moor talked with three experts about a dimensional approach to conceptualizing and measuring psychopathology, and the HiTOP model as an example of one of the advancements of this approach.
#17 Paper Spotlight with Paul Eastwick

#17 Paper Spotlight with Paul Eastwick

March 30, 2022

Rebekka Weidmann talks with Paul Eastwick about his recently accepted paper in the European Journal of Personality entitled: "Predicting Romantic Interest during Early Relationship Development: A Preregistered Investigation using Machine Learning"

#16 Self-esteem with Ulrich Orth, Ketaki Diwan, and Lorenzo Filosa

#16 Self-esteem with Ulrich Orth, Ketaki Diwan, and Lorenzo Filosa

March 23, 2022

Lisanne de Moor speaks with Ulrich Orth, Ketaki Diwan, and Lorenzo Filosa, three self-esteem researchers, about what self-esteem is, why it has attracted so much scientific attention, some interesting new discoveries, and some outstanding research questions.

#15 Intelligence with Ian Deary

#15 Intelligence with Ian Deary

February 26, 2022
René Mõttus speaks with Ian Deary, who has published many hundreds of articles on intelligence and personality traits, alongside several books. They discuss the value of robust empirical findings over grand theories and key findings about human intelligence. They also compare personality and intelligence research and discuss their future. And finally, this is the first episode of the podcast where a guest also sings.
#14 Psychopathology, Authenticity, Sustainability, and Veganism with Chris Hopwood

#14 Psychopathology, Authenticity, Sustainability, and Veganism with Chris Hopwood

January 31, 2022

In this episode, Rebekka Weidmann speaks with Chris Hopwood about his research on personality and psychopathology, and also his work on authenticity and realness, sustainable behavior, and veganism.

#13 Personality science and helping people to change, with Patrick Hill

#13 Personality science and helping people to change, with Patrick Hill

January 6, 2022

Patrick Hill has studied many topics, including purpose in life, gratitude, health, and personality change. In this episode, Patrick spoke with René Mõttus about the influence of personality on life outcomes, interventions to change personality traits, and several other topics.

#12 Diversity and inclusiveness with Alexandria West, Hrag Vosgerichian, and Khatuna Martskvishvili

#12 Diversity and inclusiveness with Alexandria West, Hrag Vosgerichian, and Khatuna Martskvishvili

December 17, 2021

At the 2021 EAPP Day, we conducted a live panel discussion with Alexandria West, Hrag Vosgerichian, and Khatuna Martskvishvili and discussed how we can bring more diversity and inclusiveness into the field of personality research. Thank you all for attending! 

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