Zeynep Demir

Zeynep Demir
Bielefeld University · Institute for Interdisciplinary Research on Conflict and Violence (IKG)

BSc. MSc. Psychology; PhD Candidate

About

14
Publications
2,206
Reads
How we measure 'reads'
A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more
6
Citations
Citations since 2016
14 Research Items
6 Citations
2016201720182019202020212022012345
2016201720182019202020212022012345
2016201720182019202020212022012345
2016201720182019202020212022012345
Introduction
Zeynep Demir (MSc) is a psychologist, researcher and lecturer. She works in the research group Socialization (Prof. Andreas Zick's Lab) at the Faculty of Educational Science and she is member of the project “ZuGleich -Belonging and Equivalency” funded by Stiftung Mercator, at the Institute for Interdisciplinary Research on Conflict and Violence (IKG) at Bielefeld University. Her research focuses on migration, discrimination, racism, acculturation and diversity.

Publications

Publications (14)
Article
Full-text available
Schools are relevant settings for supporting refugee adolescents' mental health. As education and migration are important social determinants of health, we aim to integrate the qualitative findings of our mixed-methods study into a broader discussion regarding the role of schools and the potential effects on refugee adolescents' lives and mental he...
Article
Background: Coping is considered to have an important influence on well-being, especially in adolescent refugees dealing with a high amount of stress. In addition, gender differences in coping are a common topic for research and are often attributed to differences in socialization between boys and girls. Aims: The study aims at clarifying the gende...
Article
Full-text available
Background: Studies on the health of minors with refugee background (RM) often focus on symptoms and risks. In contrast to these deficit-oriented approaches, the present study examined well-being and resources of RM. Aims: The aim was to get an overview of the extent to which RM differ from both minors with migration (MM) as well as native (NM) bac...
Article
Full-text available
Applying a risk and protection perspective, this study paid special attention to the protective roles of parental and peer support in the face of perceived ethnic discrimination (PED) at school. Responding to the inconsistent findings of previous research, the survey study provides greater clarity regarding the interactions between PED at school, s...
Article
Focus APA Division 45 - Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity and Race Link: http://division45.org/centering-community-healing-from-a-warriors-path-task-force-lens/
Research
Full-text available
Arthur Blume's 2020 Presidential Initiative for APA's Division 45. A call for psychologists to be Warriors to protect and care for people who are not currently served by psychological science. To be nimble, as well as socially and globally responsible in defense of the psychological well-being of marginalized communities and those in need of wellne...
Presentation
A ‘safe zone’ refers to an area established in armed conflict for the purposes of protecting civilians. Safe zones can take many forms, but often consist of camps in refugee-generating states that are protected by the military power of a foreign state or by an international organization. As the numbers of displaced persons generated by the Syrian c...
Poster
Poster presented at the Berlin Workshop on Refugee Youth, Free University of Berlin, Germany, 24th - 26th October 2019.
Presentation
Presented at the Public Lecture Series Linie 4 "About Coping with Discrimination: News from Social Sciences and History" by Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology (BGHS), Bielefeld University.
Poster
Poster presented at the “Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Refugee Migration and Health" by FlüGe - Opportunities and challenges that global refugee migration presents for health care in Germany, School of Public Health, Bielefeld University, Germany, 21st - 22nd February 2019.
Presentation
Presented at the European Summer School “Islam in Europe: Challenges of Pluralism” by International Institute of Islamic Thought and Center for Advanced Studies, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia, 4th - 18th August 2018.
Article
Im vorliegenden Beitrag wird der Zusammenhang von antimuslimischem Rassismus und Traumatisierung dargestellt. Hierbei wird Rassismus als Risikofaktor für die psychische Gesundheit verstanden. Insgesamt ist der Beitrag ein Versuch, das Phänomen des antimuslimischen Rassismus nachzuvollziehen und ein postkoloniales psychologisches Verständnis für wei...

Network

Cited By

Projects

Projects (4)
Project
Join a group of six women in social sciences in their aim to increase visibility of inspiring social scientists and of cutting-edge research focusing on ethnic, cultural, and migration-related diversity. Each episode, two hosts invite one outstanding scientist to discuss their past (personal path into academia), the present (a research article that has recently inspired them in their work), and the future (recent developments and paradigm shifts in the world of academia and social sciences). More info: https://www.researchingdiversity.com/
Project
Im IKGScienceBlog äußern sich Forscher:innen des IKG zu aktuellen gesellschaftlichen Themen aus der Sicht der Konflikt- und Gewaltforschung. Mit dem Blog soll die gesellschaftliche Debatte über aktuelle Konfliktthemen gefördert werden. Die Blogs stehen für die Sichtweise der Autor:innen. In the IKGScienceBlog, IKG researchers comment on current social issues from the perspective of conflict and violence research. The blog aims to promote the social debate on current conflict issues. The blogs represent the authors' point of view. See all science blogs here: https://ekvv.uni-bielefeld.de/blog/ikgscience/ See IKG homepage here: https://www.uni-bielefeld.de/zwe/ikg/
Project
Liebe Kolleg:innen, wir möchten auf die Tagung "Politisierung von Jugend // Politicization of Youth" (29.11.-30.11.2021) aufmerksam machen, zu der das Zentrum für Kindheits- und Jugendforschung (ZKJF) in Kooperation mit dem Institut für Konflikt- und Gewaltforschung (IKG) einladen. Wir freuen uns auf theoretische und empirische Beitragsvorschläge bis zum 31. Mai 2021 an zkjf-tagung@uni-bielefeld.de (max 15000 Zeichen). Die Tagung findet im hybrid-Format statt, die Teilnahme ist vor Ort und Digital möglich. Dear Colleagues, please find attached the call for papers for the annual conference of the Centre for Childhood and Youth Studies on the topic "Politicization of Youth". The conference will take place on 29-30 November as a hybrid event in cooperation with the Institute for Interdisciplinary Research on Conflict and Violence (IKG) and the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research (ZIF) "in" Bielefeld. We are looking forward to your submissions until 31.05.2021 ( zkjf-tagung@uni-bielefeld.de) https://www.uni-bielefeld.de/zkjf/CallforPapers-ZKJF-Tagung-Politisierung-von-Jugend_dt_eng_0322.pdf