Dr. Anja Munder

Anja Munder Foto: Hardy Welsch

E-Mail: anja.munder

Telefon: +49 2331 987-4265

Fax: +49 2331 987-4679

Academic Career

11/2020: Dr.in rer. nat. in Psychology, FernUniversität in Hagen

Thesis: “Standing Up for Whom? A Social Identity Model for Targets’ Confrontation of a Discriminatory Incident” https://doi.org/10.18445/20201203-143141-2

08/2018 – 12/2018: Visiting Scholar at the Department of Psychology (BROAD lab), Loyola University Chicago

Since 06/2015: Research assistant at the Chair of Psychological Methods and Evaluation, FernUniversität in Hagen

01/2015 – 05/2015: Teaching assistant at the Chair of Personality Psychology, Diagnostics, and Counselling, FernUniversität in Hagen

09/2014: Master of Science in Psychology, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster

09/2011: Master of Science in Cross-Cultural Psychology, Brunel University London

09/2010: Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn

Research Interests

  • Effects of discrimination on its targets
  • Coping with stigmatization and discrimination
  • Confrontation of discrimination
  • Collective action
  • Self-group distancing


Munder, A. K., Becker, J. C., Ruiz, N. S., & Christ, O. (2023). At least she is doing something? Women do not prefer a woman who confronts gender-based discrimination with a distancing motive over a nonconfronter. Psychology of Women Quarterly, https://doi.org/10.1177/03616843231207052

Munder, A. K., Becker, J. C., & Christ, O. (2020). Standing up for whom? Targets’ different goals in the confrontation of discrimination. European Journal of Social Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1002/ejsp.2698

Psychologische Methodenlehre | 10.05.2024