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Dr Sebastian Bartos

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Professional biography

I have been a Lecturer in Psychology at the Open University since August 2020. Previously, I was a Lecturer in Social Psychology at the University of Surrey (2017-2018) and at the University of Northampton (2018-2020).

Research interests

My main research interests are:

  • Gender and sexuality
  • Inequality, prejudice and discrimination
  • Queer theory and the history of sexualities
  • Internet-based research and online human relationships
  • Political psychology and public policies
  • Methodological pluralism and research integration

Teaching interests

I am usually teaching research methods (both qualitative and quantitative) and social psychology. At the Open University, I'm part of the presentation team for DE300 (Investigating Psychology 3). I am also involved in developing new modules.

Publications

Minority Stress, Campaign Messages and Political Participation during the Australian Marriage Plebiscite (2020)
Bartos, Sebastian; Noon, Daniel W. and Frost, David M.
Sexuality Research and Social Policy ((Early access))


Heroes against homophobia: does elevation uniquely block homophobia by inhibiting disgust? (2020)
Bartoş, Sebastian E.; Russell, Pascal Sophie and Hegarty, Peter
Cognition and Emotion, 34(6) (pp. 1123-1142)


LGBQ resilience: a thematic meta-synthesis of qualitative research (2019)
Bartos, Sebastian E. and Langdridge, Darren
Psychology & Sexuality, 10(3) (pp. 234-247)


Negotiating Theory When Doing Practice: A Systematic Review of Qualitative Research on Interventions to Reduce Homophobia (2019)
Bartos, Sebastian E. and Hegarty, Peter
Journal of Homosexuality, 66(9) (pp. 1262-1286)


[Book review] The straight line: How the fringe science of ex-gay therapy reoriented sexuality (2018)
Bartos, Sebastian E.
Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences, 54(2) (pp. 141-143)


Interventions to Reduce Sexual Prejudice: A Study-Space Analysis and Meta-Analytic Review (2014)
Bartoş, Sebastian E.; Berger, Israel and Hegarty, Peter
The Journal of Sex Research, 51(4) (pp. 363-382)


Since Trajan and Decebalus: online media reporting of the 2010 GayFest in Bucharest (2014)
Bartos, Sebastian E.; Balş, Marius A. and Berger, Israel
Psychology & Sexuality, 5(3) (pp. 268-282)


Romanian Men's Masculinities in Online Personal Advertisements (2010)
Bartos, Sebastian E.; Phua, VoonChin and Avery, Erin N.
Culture, Society and Masculinities, 2(2) (pp. 120-135)


Sexual health and sexual behavior (2020-06)
Bartos, Sebastian E.
In: Braddick, Oliver ed. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology
Publisher : Oxford University Press


Social Psychological Theory, History of (2015)
Hegarty, Peter; Bartos, Sebastian E. and Hubbard, Katherine
In: Wright, James D. ed. International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (2nd edition) (pp. 525-531)
ISBN : 978-0-08-097087-5 | Publisher : Elsevier