Professor Alex Haslam

Alex Haslam is Professor of Psychology and Australian Laureate Fellow at the University of Queensland. His research focuses on the study of group and identity processes in social, organizational and contexts. Together with over 200 co-authors around the world, Alex has written and edited 11 books and published over 200 peer-reviewed articles on these topics.  Alex is a former Chief Editor of the European Journal of Social Psychology and currently Associate Editor of The Leadership Quarterly.  In 2005 he won the European Association of Social Psychology’s Kurt Lewin Medal for Research Excellence; in 2013 his book The New Psychology of Leadership won the International Leadership Association’s Outstanding Leadership Book Award; in 2016 he won the British Psychology Society Presidents’ Award for distinguished contributions to psychological knowledge; and in 2007 he won the International Society for Political Psychology’s Sanford Prize for distinguished contributions to political psychology.