“My research is within the field of political psychology. I utilize theories and methods fromcognitive psychology, evolutionary psychology and neuroscience to illuminate problems inpolitical science. Topics includepolitical communication,social media,criminal justice, socialwelfare,attitudes towards immigration,political parties and morality”
Professor of political science Michael Bang Petersen at Aarhus BSS at Aarhus University has received a grant of 25 million from the Carlsberg Foundation to research citizens’ behavior and the consequences of the corona epidemic. The project is called HOPE.