Jana Köhler, BSc MSc


Jana Köhler is a PhD candidate in the Urban and Environmental Psychology Group. She completed her bachelor’s degree of Business Psychology at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt (Germany) and the University of Cardiff (UK) and her master's degree of Psychological Science at the University of Gothenburg (Sweden). Her research interests can broadly be described as investigating issues within climate change cognition and how cognitions are connected to behaviour. In previous projects she has investigated motivations of citizen scientists, factors of pro-environmental behaviour change, and climate anxiety. Her master’s thesis investigated the relationship between indirect exposure to climate change-related events and climate anxiety in Sweden.



 Curriculum Vitae

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 Jana's recent publications

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Köhler JK, Kreil AS, Wenger A, Darmandieu A, Graves C, Haugestad CAP et al. The Need for Sustainability, Equity, and International Exchange: Perspectives of Early Career Environmental Psychologists on the Future of Conferences. Frontiers in Psychology. 2022 Jun 16;13:906108. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2022.906108


Köhler JK, Karinti P, Bergstad C. Does climate change media reporting lead to action against climate change?. 2021. International Conference of Environmental Psychology, Syracuse, Italy.

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 Jana' s recent activities

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Keynote: ‚Leaving on a Night Train’: The Future of Conferences and Collaborating in Big-ish Teams

Jana Katharina Köhler
Norwegian Conference on Environmental Psychology
Conference, Talk or oral contribution
17.11.2022 - 17.11.2022

Die krisenfeste Gesellschaft - Nur mit sozial-ökologischer Transformation!

Jana Katharina Köhler , Nina Horaczek , Bettina Köhler , Georg Gratzer
Talk or oral contribution
17.11.2021 - 17.11.2021

"Why it is hard to act on climate change and what we can do about it"

Jana Katharina Köhler , Sandra Geiger
Talk or oral contribution
21.9.2021 - 21.9.2021

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