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Jan Gerrit Völkel

Jan Gerrit Völkel
Ph.D. Student, Sociology, Stanford University
B.S., Social Sciences, University of Cologne, 2015
M.S., Social and Behavioral Sciences, Tilburg University, 2017


Jan studies political persuasion, group conflicts, and meta-science. He aims to (a) identify the endogenous and exogenous factors that divide ideologically dissimilar groups, (b) design and examine interventions that enable more constructive discourse about moral and political issues and (c) test new ways to increase the reproducibility of scientific findings.