After finishing his PhD (2015, cum laude), he became a postdoctoral researcher at the department of Social, Health, and Organizational Psychology at Utrecht University. Very recently, he was one of seven scientists to win a prestigious Niels Stensen scholarship, which enables him to conduct one-year research at Northwestern University, Chicago (starting October 2017). His publications appeared in top scientific journals such as (Perspectives on) Psychological Science and Trends in Cognitive Sciences. He also disseminated knowledge to patient populations, namely individuals with a smell disorder, and to the general public, evidenced by a “Studium Generale” talk.
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Jasper de Groot
Jasper de Groot is giving his presentation on how the research has shown that human odors can convey information about a range of states (e.g., emotions, sickness) and traits (e.g., individuality