Jonas R. Kunst

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Phone +47 22845069
Room S03-27
Visiting address Forskningsveien 3A Harald Schjelderups hus 0373 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1094 Blindern 0317 Oslo

Academic Interests

  • prejudice, stigma, discrimination

  • majority-minority relations in multicultural societies

  • acculturation

  • social identity

  • religious fundamentalism

  • political psychology

  • social dominance theory

  • environmental psychology


  • 2020: Professor

  • 2019: Associate Professor

  • 2018: Postdoctoral fellow / Yale University

  • 2016 - 2017 : Postdoctoral fellow / University of Oslo

  • 2012 - 2015: PhD candidate / University of Oslo

  • 2014 - 2015: Visiting Fulbright Scholar / Harvard University

  • 2009 - 2011: Master's degree in cultural and community psychology / University of Oslo

  • 2006 - 2009: Bachelor's degree in general psychology / University of Bergen


  • PSY3095 - Bacheloroppgave i kultur- og samfunnspsykologi

  • PSY2503 - Kultur- og samfunnspsykologi

  • PSY4502B – Fellesskap- og samfunnspsykologi

  • PSY4505 – Identitet, kultur og kritisk psykologi

Tags: Social Psychology, Cultural and Community Psychology


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  • Wang, Ke; Goldenberg, Amit; Dorison, Charles A.; Miller, Jeremy K.; Uusberg, Andero & Lerner, Jennifer S. [Show all 460 contributors for this article] (2022). Erratum: Author Correction: A multi-country test of brief reappraisal interventions on emotions during the COVID-19 pandemic (Nature human behaviour (2021) 5 8 (1089-1110)). Nature Human Behaviour. ISSN 2397-3374. 6(9), p. 1318–1319. doi: 10.1038/s41562-022-01441-4.
  • Kunst, Jonas R. (2022). Reinventing Academic Publishing. doi: 10.56296/aip00001.
  • Palacios Haugestad, Christian Andres; Skauge, Anja Duun; Kunst, Jonas R. & Power, Seamus (2021). Imagining the future in social movements as a driver for social change.
  • Skauge, Anja Duun; Kunst, Jonas R. & Power, Seamus (2019). “They say the youth is the future yet they won´t listen to them” A mixed-method cultural psychological study of #FridaysForFuture in the Norwegian context.
  • Kleppestø, Thomas Haarklau; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Vassend, Olav; Røysamb, Espen; Eftedal, Nikolai Haahjem & Kunst, Jonas R. [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2019). Social dominance orientation has both genetic and unique environmental influences, but only genetic pleiotropy accounts for its correlation with political attitudes.
  • Palacios Haugestad, Christian Andres & Kunst, Jonas R. (2018). A cross-cultural demonstration on the effects of dissociation on willingness to eat meat and how they are moderated by exposure to unprocessed meat.
  • Kunst, Jonas R. & Sam, David Lackland (2013). A Critical Investigation of Marginalization as an Acculturation Strategy in a Globalized World.
  • Kunst, Jonas R.; Sam, David Lackland & Ulleberg, Pål (2013). Developing and Validating a Scale to Measure Muslim Minorities' Perceptions of Societal Islamophobia.
  • Kunst, Jonas R.; Tajamal, Hajra; Sam, David Lackland & Ulleberg, Pål (2012). The influences of religious stigma on Muslim minorities’ national affiliation and engagement.

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Published Jan. 26, 2012 3:55 PM - Last modified Oct. 19, 2022 10:17 AM