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Veldman, J., Meeussen, L., & Van Laar, C. (2022). Social background concealment among first-generation students: The role of social belonging and academic achievement concerns. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations. Advance online publication:

Veldman, J., Van Laar, C., Thoman, D., & Van Soom, C. (2021). “Where will I belong more?”: The role of belonging comparisons between STEM fields in high school girls’ STEM interest. Social Psychology of Education, 24, 1363–1387.

Veldman, J., Van Laar, C., Meeussen, L., & Lo Bue, S. (2021). Daily coping with social identity threat in outgroup-dominated contexts: Self-group distancing among female soldiers. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 47, 118-130.

Veldman, J.*, Van Veelen, R.*, Van Laar, C., & Derks, B (2020). Distancing from a stigmatized identity: State of the art and future research agenda on self-group distancing. European Journal of Social Psychology, 50, 1089-1107.

Veldman, J., Van Veelen , R., Van Laar, C., & Derks, B. (Eds.) (2020). Distancing from a stigmatized social identity: Underlying mechanisms and consequences, Special issue of European Journal of Social Psychology. 

Van Laar, C., Meeussen, L., Veldman, J., Van Grootel, S., Sterk, N., & Jacobs, C. (2019). Coping with stigma in the workplace: Understanding the role of threat regulation, supportive factors, and potential hidden costs. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 1879.

Veldman, J., Meeussen, L., & Van Laar, C. (2019). A social identity perspective on the social-class achievement gap: Academic and social adjustment in the transition to university. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 22, 403-418.

Veldman, J., Meeussen, L., Van Laar, C., & Phalet, K. (2017). Women (do not) belong here: Gender-work identity conflict among female police officers. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 130.

- In the journal’s top 15% most viewed and downloaded articles in the first quarter of 2017

Meeussen, L., Veldman, J., & Van Laar, C. (2016). The cross-over and spill-over of gender norms into young adults’ work and family aspirations. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 1781.

Van den Bos, K., Buurman, J., De Theije, V., Doosje, B., Loseman, A., Van Laarhoven, D., Van Veldhuizen, T., & Veldman, J. (2012). On shielding from death as an important yet malleable motive of worldview defense: Christian versus Muslim beliefs modulating the self-threat of mortality salience. Social Cognition, 30, 778-802.

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