Kevin Tiede

Ph.D. Student

Social Psychology and Decision Sciences
University of Konstanz, P.O. Box 43
D-78457 Konstanz

Office: E 225
Tel.: +49 7531 88-5478
Email: kevin.tiede [at]

Research interests

  • Decision making under risk
  • Individual differences in decision making
  • Risk communication

Professional experience

since 2017 Doctoral researcher, Social Psychology and Decision Sciences, University of Konstanz
2016-2017 Visiting Scholar, Cognitive and Affective Influences in Decision Making Lab, Ohio State University, USA (Advisor: Prof. Dr. Ellen Peters)
2015–2017 Research assistant, Cognitive Psychology Lab, University of Koblenz-Landau
2013–2015 Research assistant, DFG project “Motivated Biases in the Reception of Scientific Knowledge (II): Mechanisms and Consequences“, University of Koblenz-Landau


since 2017 Ph.D. student, Graduate School of Decision Sciences, University of Konstanz
2014–2017 M.Sc. in Psychology, University of Koblenz-Landau
2011–2014 B.Sc. in Psychology, University of Koblenz-Landau


2015-2017 Scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)



Peters, E., Fennema, M. G., & Tiede, K. E. (2018). The loss-bet paradox: Actuaries, accountants, and other numerate people rate numerically inferior gambles as superior. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making. Advance online publication.