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Bas Verplanken is professor of social psychology at the University of Bath since September 2006.

He studied, graduated and did his PhD (1989) at the University of Leiden, The Netherlands.

From 1990 to 1998 he was an assistant and associated professor at the University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands, and from 1998 to 2006 full professor of social psychology at the University of Tromsø, Norway.

Bas Verplanken served as Associate Editor for the British Journal of Social Psychology from 1999-2004, and for Psychology & Health from 2007-2009.

Research interests

  • Habits; behavioural habits; mental habits
  • Attitudes; attitude-behaviour relations
  • Values; values and the self
  • Health behaviour; (un)healthy eating; exercising
  • Body image
  • Consumer behaviour; impulsive buying
  • Environmental behaviour; traffic mode choice; environmental values

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Projects 2008 2016

HIV Counselling in Uganda: Mapping the Terrain

Verplanken, B. & Martin, F.

6/04/1528/10/16

Project: Research council

Carbon
Costs
Carbon footprint
Plant shutdowns
Sensors

Research

Panteli, N. & Verplanken, B.

1/10/1231/03/13

Project: Central government, health and local authorities

Research

Verplanken, B.

1/10/1228/02/13

Project: Central government, health and local authorities

Habit Discontinuity

Verplanken, B.

1/10/1020/12/13

Project: Research council

Research Output 1991 2018

Anxiety and the development and maintenance of anorexia nervosa: Protocol for a systematic review

Lloyd, E. C., Haase, A. M. & Verplanken, B., 24 Jan 2018, In : Systematic Reviews. 7, 1, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Anorexia Nervosa
Anxiety
Maintenance
Weight Gain
Anxiety Disorders

Promoting sustainability: Towards a segmentation model of individual and household behaviour

Verplanken, B., Jun 2018, In : Sustainable Development. 26, 3, p. 193–205 1694.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

segmentation
Sustainable development
sustainability
habits
lifestyle
2 Citations

Cross cultural application of the WHOQOL-SRPB in the chinese community with diverse spiritual affiliations

Chan, K., Verplanken, B. & Skevington, S., 1 May 2017, In : Social Indicators Research. 132, 1, p. 291-312 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproducibility of Results
Statistical Factor Analysis
Religion
Hong Kong
Psychometrics
2 Citations

How extreme dieting becomes compulsive: a novel hypothesis for the role of anxiety in the development and maintenance of anorexia nervosa

Lloyd, E. C., Frampton, I., Verplanken, B. & Haase, A. M., 1 Oct 2017, In : Medical Hypotheses. 108, p. 144-150

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Anorexia Nervosa
Starvation
Anxiety
Maintenance
Anti-Anxiety Agents
4 Citations
Open Access
File
Purchasing
Railroad cars
buying behavior
decision making process
quantitative research