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Department of Psychology


Melisa is a Gates scholar and received an MPhil in Social and Developmental Psychology (Distinction) from Cambridge. Originally from Germany, she has a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Psychology from Aberystwyth University. With a focus on complex societal and political decisions, she's interested in the formation, polarisation, and ‘immunisation’ of attitudes where the spread of misinformation poses a threat to science & society. Supervised by Dr. van see Linden, she’s a member of the Social Decision-Making Research Lab at the Department of Psychology.

PhD student

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