The RespectResearchGroup was founded in 2003 as a multidisciplinary research group and think tank. In our work, we investigate the essences and functions of different kinds of interpersonal respect in various domains, such as business, education, or society in general. Read here why ... more >>
April 10th, 2014Distinguished!The article "My city - my brand: the different roles of residents in place branding" from Sebastian Zenker published in the Journal of Place Management and Development was selected by the Editors as Outstanding Paper 2013. Congratulation!
April 4th, 2014 Presentation: About 200 kids in Georgsmarienhütte (GER) discuss with Christina Mölders what respect means and why it is so important. [German]...www>>
March 17th, 2014Article (Psychologie heute): Niels Van Quaquebeke, Catharina Decker and Jan Borkowski explain why respectful leadership is so important [German only]....www>>
March 11th, 2014 Article (P&M): Sebastian Zenker and Niels Van Quaquebeke published their new article "Using Polynomial Regression Analysis and Response Surface Methodology to Make a Stronger Case for Value Congruence in Place Marketing" in the journal Psychology & Marketing. ...www>>
March 10th, 2014 Article (Cities): Sebastian Zenker and Natascha Rütter published their new article "Is Satisfaction the Key? The Role of Citizen Satisfaction, Place Attachment, and Place Brand Attitude on Positive Citizen Behavior" in the journal Cities. ...www>>
February 26th, 2014 Travel grant: For her presentation on "Two Types of Respect and their Impact on Job Satisfaction" at the SIOP conference in Honolulu, Hawaii, Catharina Decker receives travel
grants from the German Police University and the German Academic Exchange Service.
December 3rd, 2013 Colloquium summary: The summary of our 2013 interdisciplinary colloquium on responsibility is now available [in German]. Thanks to everyone involved in it, we had a magnificent time! ...pdf >>
October 31st, 2013 Public discussion: The RespectResearchGroup cordially invites to a public discussion on "Economy as a punching bag?" ...more >>
October 21st, 2013 Presentation: In the course of the Hamburg Kids' University, Christina Mölders explains "What does respect mean?"
September 4th, 2013 Presentation:Christina Mölders presents her study on "Winning by being moral: Respect for political opponents convinces voters" at the 14th Meeting of the German "Fachgruppe Sozialpsychologie" (FGSP) in Hagen, Germany.
July 9th, 2013 Presentation:Christina Mölders talks about "The Moral Benchmark: How Moral Identity Affects Consequences of Negativity in Politics" at the 36th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology in Herzliya, Israel.
freedom of others is also my freedom" ...pdf >> May 6th, 2013 Distinguished: Julia Johannsen has been selected for the program 'X-Change for Competence' for young professionals from Germany and Israel. The program is set up by the German-Israeli Future Forum and the Bertelsmann Foundation. ...more >> April 29th, 2013 Event: The RespectResearchGroup invites graduates, doctoral students, and post-docs to apply until July 12th for our 6th interdisciplinary colloquium, this time on the topic of "Responsibility". It will take place from the 31st of October to the 3rd of November 2013 in Hamburg and at Schloss Hasenwinkel in Northwestern Mecklenburg close to the Bibowsee. See the Call for Applications here [in German] ...pdf >>
April 19th, 2013 Jubilee: The RRG celebrates its 10th birthday! We cordially invite everyone who's interested to get to know us and learn more about our projects on May, 29th from 6 p.m. in the Hamburg University Guesthouse. In order to register please contact Christina Moelders, firstname.lastname@example.org by May 22nd.
April 19th, 2013 Presentation:Catharina Decker gives a presentation about "Respectful Behavior as Key Competence for Medical Care" at the Interprofessional Congress for Care of Springer Medicine in Dresden. March 21st, 2013 Echo:Dr. Tilman Eckloff discusses the importance of respect for satisfaction and happiness with the job and in private in the Apotheken Umschau. ...www >>
March 8th, 2012 Article (JPMD):Dr. Sebastian Zenker and Adrian Seigis publish their new paper "Respect and the City: Resident Participation in Place Marketing" in the Journal of Place Management and Development. ...www >>
February 13th, 2012 Event (Colloquium): The RespectResearchGroup invites graduates, doctoral students, and post-docs to apply for our 5th interdisciplinary colloquium, this time on the topic of "Learning respect". It will take place from the 12th to the 15th of July in Hamburg and Gut Siggen near the Baltic Sea. See the Call for Papers here [in German] ...pdf >>
February 6th, 2012 Event (PhD Defense):Matthias Graf successfully defended his PhD thesis on the influences of ideal values and counter-ideal values on the perceptions and behaviors of leaders and followers. Congratulations!
January 20th-21st, 2012 Congress in Utrecht: At the International