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Staff Hermann Swart
Dr. Hermann SwartDr. Hermann Swart

Qualification:
DPhil (Experimental Psychology) (Oxford University, UK)

 

Post:

Lecturer

 

Lecturing specialization:

Biological Psychology (114)

Group Concepts (114)

 

Research specialization:

Intergroup Contact and its effects on Prejudice in South Africa

 

Current research projects:

Direct and Extended Contact Effects amongst White, Black, and Coloured South African students at the University of Stellenbosch: Cross-sectional and Longitudinal (with Prof. Miles Hewstone, Oxford University, Prof. Linda Tropp, University of Massachusetts (Amherst), Dr. Oliver Christ, Marburg University (Germany), & Dr. Alberto Voci, University of Padova (Italy).

 

Comparing Same-group Friendship and Cross-group Friendship Processes amongst White South African adults (with Prof. Miles Hewstone, Oxford University).

 

Comparing Same-group Friendship and Cross-group Friendship Processes amongst White South African students at the University of Stellenbosch (with Prof. Miles Hewstone, Oxford University).

 

Intergroup Contact with Foreigners and Xenophobia amongst Black South Africans in Mfuleni (with Prof. Ashraf Kagee)

 

Exploring the Psychometric Properties of a Xhosa translation of the Beck Depression Inventory-II amongst non-clinical Xhosa University Students in the Western Cape (with Mr Henry Steel)

 

Service delivery:

Honours and Masters research supervision

 
 
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