PD Dr. Sylvie Graf

PD Dr. Sylvie Graf is researcher and Marie Curie Fellow at the Institute of Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland, and a senior researcher at the Institute of Psychology, Czech Academy of Sciences. Her area of expertise is psychology of intergroup relations – she has pursued research on language, media influence, social cognition, and intergroup contact. The aim of her current research project “Immigrants in the media” is to challenge majority’s prejudice against immigrants through media reporting about and intergroup contact with immigrants.