Dr. J. Lukas Thürmer

Social Psychology and Motivation
P.O. Box 39
University of Konstanz
D-78457 Konstanz

E-mail: Lukas.Thuermer [at] uni-konstanz.de

J. Lukas Thürmer studied psychology at Konstanz University and Tel Aviv University from 2004 until 2009 and completed his Diplom thesis “Action Control in Group Decisions: Can Implementation Intentions Uncover Hidden Profiles?” under the supervision of Prof. Peter Gollwitzer, Prof. Anja Achtziger and Dr. Frank Wieber. He completed his doctorate on "Goal striving in groups with implementation intentions: Collective planning improves performance" at Konstanz University under the supervision of Prof. Peter Gollwitzer in April 2013 with honors (summa cum laude).

Lukas currently holds a Post-Doctoral position at Konstanz University. He continues his work with Prof. Peter Gollwitzer and Dr. Frank Wieber on collective self-regulation through goals and plans in group decision-making. Moreover, bulding on past work on the regulation of self-esteem protective behavior (Thürmer, McCrea, & Gollwitzer, 2013), Lukas collaborates with Prof. Sean McCrea (University of Wyoming, Laramie, USA) in a project on threat and decision making and with Dr. Joana Kunz (Univeristy of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand) in a project on effective self-regulation at the workplace.