Willem Wagenaar#


Willem Wagenaar
Sadly, this member passed away.
Email:w.a.wagenaar 'at' umail.leidenuniv.nl
Membership Number:338
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:THE NETHERLANDS
Section:BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES
Username:wwagenaar
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Willem Wagenaar passed away April 27, 2011.

Positions held
  • 1997-2011 Faculty dean and Rector Magnificus, Leiden University
  • 2004-2006 Psychology of Law professor, Utrecht University
  • 1985-retirement Tenured position, Leiden University
  • 1982-1985 Experimental psychology professor, Leiden University
  • 1974-1985 Head of the Psychology Departmentat, Institute for Perception TNO, Soesterberg, The Netherlands
  • 1973-1974 Visiting professor at Pennsylvania State University

Fields of Scholarship
  • Judgment and decision-making research
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Human memory

Honours and Awards
  • 1985 Nip-Van Gorcum Prize for psychological publications in the media
  • 1989 Member of the Academia Europaea
  • 1991 Member of the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences
  • 1991-1992 Overseas Fellow of Churchill College, Cambridge
  • 1993 Honorary Citizen of Chania, Krete
  • 1995 Member of the Royal "Hollandsche Maatschappij van Wetenschappen"


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