Early Life and Educational Background
Astrid Schütz was born on December 28, 1960 in Würzburg, Germany. She studied Psychology, Education, and Sociology at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, the University of Alabama, USA, and the University of Bamberg. In 1992, she completed her Ph.D. under the supervision of Lothar Laux. Her dissertation dealt with self-presentation in politics. She analyzed the election campaigns of Ronald Reagan and Walter Mondale as well as the campaigns of Helmut Kohl and Johannes Rau with respect to self-presentation and identified tactics such as the “sandwich tactic” where criticism is both preceded and followed by praise. She also studied defensive tactics in political scandals on the basis of the reactions of the accused during Uwe Barschel’s “Waterkantgate” and Bill Clinton’s “Monicagate” and the typical sequences involved in defensive reactions.
Astrid Schütz was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Bamberg. With a...
- Kammerhoff, J., Lauenstein, O., & Schütz, A. (2018). Leading toward harmony – Different types of conflict mediate how followers’ perceptions of transformational leadership are related to job satisfaction and performance. European Management Journal. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.emj.2018.06.003.
- Karle, K. N., Ethofer, T., Jacob, H., Brück, C., Erb, M., Lotze, M., Nizielski, S., Schütz, A., Wildgruber, D., & Kreifelts, B. (2018). Neurobiological correlates of emotional intelligence in voice and face perception networks. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 13(2), 233–244. https://doi.org/10.1093/scan/nsy001.CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
- Lopes, P. N., Extremera, N., Hertel, J., Nezlek, J., Fernández-Berrocal, P., Schütz, A., & Salovey, P. (2011). Emotion regulation and the quality of social interaction: Does the ability to evaluate emotional situations and identify effective responses matter. Journal of Personality, 79(2), 429–467.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
- Schröder-Abé, M., Rudolph, A., & Schütz, A. (2007). High implicit self-esteem is not necessarily advantageous: Discrepancies between explicit and implicit self-esteem and their relationship with anger expression and psychological health. European Journal of Personality, 21, 319–339.CrossRefGoogle Scholar