Prof. Tobias Brosch

Tobias Brosch

Tobias Brosch is Associate Professor at the University of Geneva, where he holds the chair for Psychology of Sustainable Development. In his research, Tobias is interested in understanding how cognitive, affective, and social processes influence our environmentally relevant choices, and how this knowledge can be used to promote sustainable decisions and behaviors. His research has been published in more than 70 peer-reviewed articles in journals including PNAS, Nature Energy, and Nature Human Behavior. Tobias is associate editor for the journal Cognition and Emotion and member of the editorial advisory board of the Journal of Environmental Psychology. Tobias moreover actively engages with policy makers in the sustainability domain to bring insights from behavioral science into their work and to promote science-policy collaborations. He regularly consults for institutions such as the World Economic Forum, the Swiss Federal Office of Energy, or the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. He has recently been appointed representative of the American Psychological Association (APA), the European Federation of Psychologists' Associations (EFPA), and the Swiss Federation of Psychologists (SFP) to the United Nations.


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Prof. Tobias Brosch
Consumer Decision and Sustainable Behavior Lab
Department of Psychology
University of Geneva
40, Boulevard du Pont d’Arve
1205 Geneva, Switzerland

+ 41 22 379 92 23
Office: Uni Mail 4168