Deutsch Intern
Department of Psychology II - Social psychology

Dr. Kevin J.M. Smith

Scientific Assistant

Since 2016: Researcher (Habilitand), Department of Psychology II (Social Psychology), JMU Würzburg

2010 – 2015: Researcher (PhD-Student), Department of Social Psychology, TU Dresden

2011: Magister Artium (M.A.) English and American Studies (Major: Cultural Studies of English-speaking countries) JMU Würzburg

2010: Diploma in Psychology, JMU Würzburg

Deutsch, R., Smith, K. J. M., Kordts-Freudinger, R., & Reichardt, R. (2015). How absent negativity relates to affect and motivation: An integrative relief model. Frontiers in Psychology, 6(152), 1-23.

  • Threat compensation
  • Uncertainty
  • Compensatory control
  • Relief 
  • Approach and avoidance motivation 
  • Status