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Kaat Van Acker has a PhD in social and cultural psychology and is an experiential psychotherapist.
Kaat teaches culture and emotions, and (psychosocial) counseling of refugee families at Odisee university college in Brussels
Jozefien De Leersnyder is a Research Professor at the Center for Social and Cultural Psychology – KU Leuven and member of the Young Academy – a subdivision of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium.
Jozefien valorizes scientific insights on migration and equal opportunities in diverse educational settings through workshops for professionals; being involved in the public debate; and scientifically advising local NGO’s – like School zonder Racisme – on how to implement social psychological science into practice.
REACH hosts the EmotionAcculturation Advanced Grant, funded by the European Research Council.
The ERC’s mission is to encourage the highest quality research in Europe through competitive funding and to support investigator-driven frontier research across all fields, on the basis of scientific excellence.