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Doctoral Researcher

M. Sc. Paul Barker

Phone +49-221-470-1188
AddressRichard-Strauss-Str. 2, 50931 Köln | Germany

Room 3.A01
Office hours by appointment

Research interests

Social comparison • Intergroup conflict • Intergroup contact • Immoral behaviour • Temporal framing effects


  • Imhoff, R., Barker, P., & Schmidt, A.F. (2020) To what extent do erotic images elicit visuospatial versus cognitive attentional processes? Consistent support for a (non-spatial) sexual content-induced delay. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 49, 531–550.

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Academic distinctions

  • Junior Start-Up Grant Temporal effects on severity of punishment for crimes, awarded by C-SEB, University of Cologne, 2016
  • Junior Researcher Award Investigating the role of construal-level in comparison processes, granted by the DFG Research Unit Relativity in Social Cognition, 2016

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