Dr Kristof Dhont is a psychological scientist and Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Kent (UK). He is founder and director of SHARKLab, studying the role of personality and situational factors in human intergroup and human-animal relations. He investigates the psychological underpinnings and ideological roots of speciesism, racism, and sexism, and the moral psychology of eating and exploiting animals.
He has published widely on these and related topics in prominent academic journals including Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, Current Directions in Psychological Science, European Journal of Personality, and European Review of Social Psychology. He currently serves as Associate Editor for the journal Group Processes & Intergroup Relations and as Consulting Editor for the European Journal of Personality.
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