Professur für Differentielle Psychologie und Diagnostik

Dr. Ramzi Fatfouta

Position:

  • Professor im Fachbereich Psychologie (Schwerpunkt: Wirtschaftspsychologie) | HMKW Hochschule für Medien, Kommunikation und Wirtschaft | Berlin
  • Manager HR Development | Personal- und Organisationsentwicklung | Bundesdruckerei | Berlin

Akademischer Grad: Dr. habil. (2019, Universität Potsdam), Dr. phil. (2015, Freie Universität Berlin) | M. Sc. Social, Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience  (2012, Freie Universität Berlin) | B. Sc. Psychologie (2008, Freie Universität Berlin)


Forschungsinteressen

  • Personalpsychologie: Personalauswahl, –entwicklung und Eignungsdiagnostik
  • Organisationspsychologie: Organisationsklima, –kultur und Wertemanagement
  • Sozial- und Persönlichkeitspsychologie: Narzissmus und soziale Beziehungen
  • Implizite Messverfahren: Impliziter Assoziationstest (IAT)
  • Spieltheorie und Verhaltensökonomie: Entscheidungsfindung und Fairness

Publikationen

Zeitschriftenartikel

  • Heinze, E. P.*, Fatfouta, R.*, & Schröder-Abé, M. (2020). Validation of an implicit measure of antagonistic narcissism. Journal of Research in Personality. 10.1016/j.jrp.2020.103993 *equal contribution
  • Rogoza, R., & Fatfouta, R. (2020). Decoding the Narcissism-Charisma Link: A Facet Approach. Personality and Individual Differences. doi.org/10.1016/j.paid.2019.109774
  • Mota, S., Humberg, S., Krause, S., Fatfouta, R., Geukes, K., Schroeder-Abé, M., & Back, M. (2019). Unmasking Narcissus: A competitive test of existing hypotheses on (agentic, antagonistic, neurotic, and communal) narcissism and (explicit and implicit) self-esteem across 18 samples. Self and Identity. doi:10.1080/15298868.2019.162032
  • Kwiatkowska, M. M., Jułkowski, T., Rogoza, R., Żemojtel-Piotrowska, M., & Fatfouta, R. (2019). Narcissism and trust: Differential impact of agentic, antagonistic, and communal narcissism. Personality and Individual Differences, 137, 139-143. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2018.08.027
  • Fatfouta, R. (2018). Facets of narcissism and leadership: A tale of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde? Human Resource Management Review. doi:10.1016/j.hrmr.2018.10.002
  • Schröder-Abé*, M., & Fatfouta*, R. (2018). Shades of narcissistic dishonesty: Grandiose versus vulnerable narcissism and the role of self-conscious emotions. Journal of Economic Psychology. doi:10.1016/j.joep.2018.06.003 *equal contribution
  • Rogoza, R. & Fatfouta, R. (2018). Normal and pathological communal narcissism in relation to personality traits and values. Personality and Individual Differences. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2018.03.039
  • Fatfouta, R., & Schröder-Abé, M. (2018). A wolf in sheep's clothing? Communal narcissism and positive implicit self-views in the communal domain. Journal of Research in Personality, 76, 17-21. doi:10.1016/j.jrp.2018.07.004
  • Fatfouta, R., Rentzsch, K., & Schröder-Abé, M. (2018). Narcissus oeconomicus: Facets of narcissism and socio-economic decision making. Journal of Research in Personality, 75, 12-16. doi:10.1016/j.jrp.2018.05.002
  • Fatfouta, R., & Schröder-Abé, M. (2018). Agentic to the core? Facets of narcissism and positive implicit self-views in the agentic domain. Journal of Research in Personality, 74, 78-82. doi:10.1016/j.jrp.2018.02.006
  • Fatfouta, R., Zeigler-Hill, V., & Schröder-Abé, M. (2017). I’m merciful, am I not? Facets of narcissism and forgiveness revisited. Journal of Research in Personality, 70, 166-173. doi:10.1016/j.jrp.2017.07.007
  • Fatfouta, R. (2017). To be alone or not to be alone? Facets of narcissism and preference for solitude. Personality and Individual Differences, 114, 1-4. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2017.03.047
  • Fatfouta, R., & Schröder-Abé, M. (2017). I can see clearly now: Clarity of transgression-related motivations enhances narcissists' lack of forgiveness. Personality and Individual Differences, 105, 280-286. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2016.10.010
  • Fatfouta, R., Meshi, D., Merkl, A., & Heekeren, H. R. (2016). Accepting unfairness by a significant other is associated with reduced connectivity between medial prefrontal and dorsal anterior cingulate cortex. Social Neuroscience, 13(1), 1-13. doi:10.1080/17470919.2016.1252795
  • Fatfouta*, R., Schulreich*, S., Meshi, D., & Heekeren, H. (2015). So Close to a Deal: Spatial-Distance Cues Influence Economic Decision-Making in a Social Context. PLoS ONE, 10(8): e0135968. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0135968 *equal contribution
  • Fatfouta, R. (2015). How forgiveness affects processing time: Mediation by rumination about the transgression. Personality and Individual Differences, 82, 90-95. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2015.03.016
  • Fatfouta, R., Gerlach, T.M., Schröder-Abé*, M., & Merkl*, A. (2015). Narcissism and lack of interpersonal forgiveness: The mediating role of state anger, state rumination, and state empathy. Personality and Individual Differences, 75, 36-40. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2014.10.051 *equal contribution
  • Fatfouta, R., & Merkl, A. (2014). Associations between obsessive–compulsive symptoms, revenge, and the perception of interpersonal transgressions. Psychiatry Research, 219(2), 316-321. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2014.05.038
  • Fatfouta, R., Schröder-Abé, M., & Merkl, A. (2014). Forgiving, fast and slow: Validity of the implicit association test for predicting differential response latencies in a transgression-recall paradigm. Frontiers in Psychology, 5:728. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00728
  • Fatfouta, R., Jacobs, A., & Merkl, A. (2013). Towards a multifaceted understanding of revenge and forgiveness. The Behavioral And Brain Sciences, 36(1), 21-21. doi:10.1017/s0140525x12000374

Buchkapitel

  • Schröder-Abé, M. & Fatfouta, R. (2018). Implicit measures. In V. Zeigler-Hill & T. Shackelford (eds.). SAGE handbook of personality and individual differences: Volume I: The science of personality and individual differences (S. 287-304). London: SAGE.

Artikel für die allgemeine Öffentlichkeit/ Berichte in der Presse

  • Narzissmus digital messen? Ein vielversprechendes Tool für die Personalauswahl und -entwicklung | Fachbeitrag in der Online-Zeitschrift „Wirtschaftspsychologie Heute“ (10/2020)
  • Mascherina, un vantaggio nelle negoziazioni? | swissinfo.ch (15.09.2020)
  • Besser entscheiden dank Maske | Berner Zeitung (14.09.2020)
  • Mundschutz und Mimik: Entschuldigung, lächeln Sie? | ZEIT Online (29.07.2020)
  • Wütend, traurig oder angeekelt? Masken schützen uns vor Corona – aber verhindern Emotionen und schaffen Distanz | Focus (26.07.2020)
  • Studie: Mit Maske habt ihr eine andere Wirkung auf eure Gegenüber als ohne — wie euch das in Verhandlungen nutzen kann | Business Insider (23.07.2020)
  • Masken als Verhandlungshilfe | Süddeutsche Zeitung (15.07.2020)
  • „Gebt Egomanen eine Chance!“ | Standpunkt in der Zeitschrift „Personalwirtschaft“ (09/2019)
  • „We May Have Been Wrong About The Inner Workings of The Minds of Narcissists“ | ScienceAlert (16.07.2018)
  • „A Commonly Held Theory On Why Narcissists Behave The Way They Do May Be Wrong“ | IFLScience! (16.07.2018)
  • „How to Stop Narcissists From Talking About Themselves“ | Psychology Today (blog), (14.07.2018)
  • „Study finds some types of narcissists are more prone to forgiveness than others“ | PsyPost (15.08.2017)
  • „How to Help a Narcissist to Forgive“ | Greater Good Magazine (14.04.2015)

Vorträge

  • Fatfouta, R. (2017, Januar). Eignungsdiagnostik als Beratungsleistung. Gastvortrag an der SRH Hochschule Berlin, Germany.
  • Fatfouta, R., & Schröder-Abé, M. (2016, September). I’m merciful, am I not? Narcissism and the implicit self-concept of forgiveness. Paper presented at 50. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie, Leipzig, Germany.
  • Fatfouta, R. (2016, Juni). Alternative methods for assessing forgiveness: Evidence from direct, indirect, and behavioral measures. Presentation at the Tel Aviv University – Freie Universität Berlin Joint Research Workshop on “Posttraumatic Stress, Revengefulness, and Reconciliation”, Berlin, 15.-17.06.2016.
  • Fatfouta, R. & Schröder-Abé, M. (2016, Juli). I can see clearly now: Clarity of transgression-related motivations enhances the relationship between narcissism and lack of forgiveness. In M. Schröder-Abé (Chair), Narcissism in interpersonal conflict: Moderating variables and mediating processes. Panel presentation to be held at the 19th Annual Meeting of the Society for Interpersonal Theory and Research (SITAR), Berlin, Germany.
  • Fatfouta, R. & Schröder-Abé, M. (2016, Juli). I can see clearly now: Clarity of transgression-related motivations enhances the relationship between narcissism and lack of forgiveness. In M. Allemand (Chair), Effects of Dispositional Forgiveness in the Lab and in Daily Life. Symposium to be conducted at the 18th European Conference on Personality (ECP), Timisoara, Romania.
  • Fatfouta, R., Gerlach, T.M., & Schröder-Abé, M. (2016, Mai). When apologies are not enough: Narcissism, lack of forgiveness, and the role of conciliatory gestures. Poster to be presented at the 28th Association of Psychological Science (APS), Chicago, Illinois, USA.
  • Fatfouta, R., Meshi, D., Merkl, A., & Heekeren, H. R. (2015, März). Social distance modulates neural correlates of fairness. Poster presented at the International Convention of Psychological Science (ICPS), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • Fatfouta, R., Schröder-Abé, M., & Merkl, A. (2015, Februar). Forgiveness and unforgiving motives: The moderating role of response speed. Poster presented at the 16th Annual Conference of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP), Long Beach, California, USA.
  • Fatfouta, R., Meshi, D., Merkl, A., & Heekeren, H. R. (2014, Juni). Interpersonal closeness modulates altruistic punishment in economic decision-making. Invited talk within the symposium “The Social Neuroscience of Autism“ (Heekeren and Saxe labs), Berlin, Germany.
  • Fatfouta, R., Schröder-Abé. M., & Merkl, A. (2014, Februar). Forgiving, fast and slow: Implicit and explicit forgiveness predict item response latencies in a transgression-recall paradigm. Poster presented at the 15thAnnual Conference of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP), Austin, Texas, USA.
  • Fatfouta, R., & Merkl, A. (2013, November). Vergebung und implizites Selbstkonzept: Validierung eines Impliziten Assoziationstests (IAT) zur Messung der Vergebungsbereitschaft [Forgiveness and Implicit Self-Concept: Validating an Implicit Association Test (IAT) of Forgiveness]. Poster presented at the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Psychosomatik und Nervenheilkunde (DGPPN), Berlin, Germany.
  • Fatfouta, R., & Merkl, A. (2013, August). Slow to Anger, Quick to Forgive: Exploring the Implicit Self-Concept of Forgiveness. Poster presented at the 18th Conference of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCOP), Budapest, Hungary.