Our Ph.D. students received a grant from the Development Fund of Masaryk University
The Department for Development annually announces a grant competition as part of the Development Fund. The aim is to support projects that, in some way, seek to innovate teaching.
This year, our doctoral team succeeded with a project aiming to create an innovative course “Religion and Morality”, in which students will have an opportunity to learn about the latest findings concerning the evolution of cooperation and the role that religion played in this process.
Open post-doc position
We are looking for a new colleague to join our lab for two years as a post-doc researcher with a specialization in economic games and behavioral experiments.
A new research called “SACRIFICE” has been just launched
It will examine how participation in costly rituals affects the willingness to sacrifice one’s resources during inter-group conflict.
Jan Horský won the second place in the student poster competition
Jan was awarded at the conference PTNCE 2019 held in Prague with a large LEVYNA presence.
Martin Lang is this year’s recipient of the IAPR’s Early Career Award
Martin was awarded the prize at the bi-annual conference of the International Association for the Psychology of Religion (IAPR). On this occasion, he also delivered the invited lecture “Religions as complex adaptive systems: The evolutionary paths of religious beliefs and behaviors.”