contact@jpstein.de
97070 WÜRZBURG, GERMANY
SCHOLAR OF MEDIA / SOCIAL / CULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY
Graduated at Dresden University of Technology (Dipl.-Psych.)
Received PhD (Dr. rer. nat.) in the DFG post-graduate program "CrossWorlds" at Chemnitz University of Technology
Currently working as a postdoctoral researcher at University of Würzburg,
Psychology of Communication and New Media (Prof. Dr. Markus Appel)
CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS
social robotics  |  mind perception in technology  |  social media  |  cultural psychology  |  stereotypes
PUBLICATIONS
Stein, J.-P., & Ohler, P. (2017). Venturing into the uncanny valley of mind—The influence of mind attribution on the acceptance of human-like characters in a virtual reality setting. Cognition, 160, 43–50.

Stein, J.-P., Lu, X., & Ohler, P. (2018). Mutual perceptions of Chinese and German students at a German university: Stereotypes, media influence, and evidence for a negative contact hypothesis. Compare.

Stein, J.-P., & Ohler, P. (2018). Saving face in front of the computer? Culture and attributions of human likenes influence users’ experience of automatic facial emotion recognition. Frontiers in Digital Humanities, 5, 18.

Stein, J.-P., & Ohler, P. (2018). Uncanny...but convincing? Inconsistency between a virtual agent's facial proportions and vocal realism reduces its credibility and attractiveness, but not its persuasive success. Interacting With Computers.

Koban, K., Stein, J.-P., Eckhardt, V., & Ohler, P. (2018). Quid pro quo in Web 2.0. Connecting personality traits and Facebook usage intensity to uncivil commenting intentions in public online discussions. Computers in Human Behavior, 79, 9–18.

Stein, J.-P., Liebold, B., & Ohler, P. (2019). Stay back, clever thing! Linking situational control and human uniqueness concerns to the aversion against autonomous technology. Computers in Human Behavior, 95, 73–82.

Appel, M., Krisch, N., Stein, J.-P., & Weber, S. (2019). Smartphone Zombies! Pedestrians' distracted walking as a function of their fear of missing out. Journal of Environmental Psychology.

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