Marta Marchlewska

Dr Marta Marchlewska

STANOWISKO / POSITION

Członek  Ośrodka Badań Psychologicznych / Member of the Center for Psychological Research

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Personality & Cognitive Psychology
– personality & effective emotion regulation, the role of genuine self-esteem and narcissism in retrieving self-threatening autobiographical memories (with particular emphasis on adopting third-person vs. first- person visual perspective)
Social & Political Psychology
– prejudice, discrimination, stereotypes, psychological underpinnings of belief in conspiracy theories.

EDUCATION

      • Ph.D. , Faculty of Psychology, University of Warsaw, Poland.  (10/2017) Doctoral dissertation written under the supervision of prof. Mirosława Kofta, supporting supervisor: Aleksandra Cichocka.
      • 10/2013 – 7/2016
        Doctoral Program, Institute for Social Studies, University of Warsaw, Poland
        Thesis: On the role of secure and defensive self-esteem in autobiographical retrieval
      •  06/2015 – 07/2015
        ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI,  U.S
      •  10/2008 – 07/2013
        M.A., Faculty of Psychology, University of Warsaw, Poland
        (Psychometrics & Work and Organization Psychology)
        Thesis: On the role of situational and dispositional factors in explaining humansí cooperative behavior ? with particular emphasis on odor stimuli issues

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

    • 09/2015 – present
      University of Warsaw, Robert B. Zajonc Institute for Social Studies
      Principal Investigator of the Polish National Science Center General Grant:”Autobiographical memory in the service of the self – on the role of visual perspective in retrieving self-threatening events among individuals with secure and defensive self-esteem.
    • 11/2014 – 11/2015
      Jagiellonian University, Centre for Social Cognitive Studies
      Investigator of the Polish National Science Center General Grant (PI: Małgorzata Kossowska): „Motivational, affective, and cognitive sources of knowledge formation process: Implications for intrapersonal, interpersonal and intergroup phenomena.”
    • 11/2012 – 12/2014
      University of Warsaw, Centre for Research on Prejudice
      Research Assistant in:
      (1) the Foundation for Polish Science FOCUS Grant (PI: Michał Bilewicz): „Political and social communication: psychological and linguistic underpinnings”,
      (2) the Polish National Science Center General Grant (PI: Aleksandra Cichocka): „Effects of individual and collective control on in-group identification”,
      (3) the Faculty of Psychology Research fund (PI: Aleksandra Cichocka): „Self-esteem and ideology”.
    • 10/2010 – 10/2012
      University of Warsaw, Faculty of Psychology
      Research Assistant in the Faculty of Psychology Research fund (PI: Ewa Czerniawska): „Visual perspective in autobiographical memory”.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Autumn 2016/2017 University of Warsaw, Faculty of Psychology,
    On the underpinnings of out-group prejudice and ways to reduce it
    (seminar with elements of training)
  • Spring 2015/2016 University of Warsaw, Faculty of Psychology,
    Psychology for teachers (seminar & e-learning course)
  • Spring 2014/2015 University of Warsaw, Faculty of Psychology,
    Introduction to Psychology (seminar)
  • Spring 2013/2014 University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw,
    How to measure behavior and mental functioning? Methodology with elements of psychometrics, use of computers in statistics (practical workshop).

PUBLICATIONS

  • Marchlewska, M., Cichocka, A., Panayiotou, O., Castellanos, K., & Batayneh, J. (in press). Populism as identity politics: Perceived ingroup disadvantage, collective narcissism and support for populism. Social Psychological And Personality Science.
  • Cichocka, A., Golec de Zavala, A., Marchlewska, M., Bilewicz, M., Jaworska, M., & Olechowski, M. (2017). Personal control decreases narcissistic but increases non-narcissistic in-group positivity. Journal of Personality.
  • Marchlewska, M., Cichocka, A., Kossowska, M. (2017). Addicted to answers: Need for cognitive closure and the endorsement of conspiracy beliefs. European Journal of Social Psychology. doi: 10.1002/ejsp.2308
  • Marchlewska, M., & Cichocka, A. (2017). An autobiographical gateway: Narcissists avoid first-person visual perspective while retrieving self-threatening memories. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 68, 157-161. doi: 10.1016/j.jesp.2016.06.003
  • Kobylińska, D., & Marchlewska, M. (in press). Orientacja na działanie a regulacja emocji. Psychologia, Etologia, Genetyka. 
  • Marchlewska, M., Czerniawska, E. & Oleksiak, K. (2016). Sniffing the mood for cooperation: Personality and odor induced affective states effects. Polish Psychological Bulletin.
  • Bilewicz, M., Soral, W., Marchlewska, M., & Winiewski, M. (2015). When authoritarians confront prejudice. Differential effects of SDO and RWA on support for hate speech prohibition. Political Psychology, vol.38 (1), pp. 87-99.
  • Cichocka, A., Marchlewska, M., & Golec de Zavala, A. (2015). Does self-love or self-hate predict conspiracy beliefs? Narcissism, self-esteem and the endorsement of conspiracy theories. Social Psychological And Personality Science.
  • Cichocka, A., Marchlewska, M., Golec de Zavala, A., & Olechowski, M. (2015). „They will not control us”: In-group positivity and belief in intergroup conspiracies. British Journal of Psychology. Aug 2016; vol. 107(3), pp. 556-76. doi: 10.1111/bjop.12158.
  • Cichocka, A., Golec de Zavala, A., Marchlewska, M., & Olechowski, M. (2015) Grandiose delusions: Collective Narcissism, Secure In-group Identification and Belief in Conspiracies. In M. Bilewicz, A. Cichocka, & W. Soral (Eds.), The Psychology of Conspiracy. London:Routledge, pp. 42-61.
  • Soral, W., Marchlewska, M. (2015). Nierówności dochodowe jako źródło uprzedzeń. W: A. Stefaniak, M. Bilewicz, M. Winiewski (red.), Uprzedzenia w Polsce (s. 227-252). Warszawa: Liberi Libri.
  • Bilewicz, M., Marchlewska, M., Soral, W., & Winiewski, M. (2014). Mowa nienawiści. Raport z badań sondażowych. [Hate speech. Research report]. Warszawa: Fundacja Stefana Batorego.

AWARDS & FELLOWSHIPS

  • 2017: „START” Fellowship from the Foundation for Polish Science (FNP) for the young researchers.
  • 2016: Minister of Science and Higher Education Doctoral Scholarship for Excellence in Academic Achievements
  • 2016: Etiuda Scholarship – Polish National Science Center Travel Grant (University of Kent, the U.K)
  • 2014: European Association of Social Psychology Graduate Travel Grant (University of Kent, the U.K)
  • 2013 – 2016: Doctoral Student Scholarship of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • European Association of Social Psychology (EASP)
  • International Society of Political Psychology (ISPP)
  • Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP)