2021 / In press

Bijsterbosch, G., Mobach, L., Verpaalen, I. A. M., Bijlstra, G., Hudson, J. L., Rinck, M., & Klein, A. M. (2021). Validation of the Child Models of the Radboud Faces Database by Children. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 45 (2), 146-152.

Denessen, E, Hornstra, T. E., van den Bergh, L. & Bijlstra, G. (in press). Implicit Measures of Teachers’ Attitudes and Stereotypes, and their Effects on Teacher Practice and Student Outcomes: A Review. Learning and Instruction


Bijlstra, G., Furley, P., & Nieuwenhuys, A (2020). The power of nonverbal behavior: Penalty-takers’ body language influences impression formation and anticipation performance in goalkeepers in a simulated soccer penalty task. Psychology of Sport & Exercise, 46.

Lecker, M., Dotsch, R., Bijlstra, G., & Aviezer, H (2020). Bi-directional contextual influence between faces and bodies in emotion perception. Emotion, 20(7), 1154–1164.


Verpaalen, I. A. M., Bijsterbosch, G., Mobach, L., Bijlstra, G., Rinck, M., & Klein, A. M.(2019). Validating the Radboud Faces Database from a child’s perspective. Cognition and Emotion, 33, 1531-1547.

Bijlstra, G., Holland, R. W., Dotsch, R., & Wigboldus, D. H. J. (2019). Stereotypes and Prejudice Affect the Recognition of Emotional Body Postures. Emotion, 19(2), 189-199.

Bijlstra, G., Kleverwal, D., van Lent, T., & Holland, R. W. (2019). Evaluations versus stereotypes in emotion recognition: A Replication and Extension of Craig and Lipp’s (2018) Study on Facial Age Cues. Cognition and Emotion, 33, 386-389.

Sierksma, J. & Bijlstra, G. (2019). Majority group children expect that ethnic out-group peers feel fewer positive but more negative emotions than in-group peersCognition and Emotion, 33, 1210-1223.


*Frankenhuis, W. E., & *Bijlstra, G. (2018). Does exposure to hostile environments predict enhanced emotion detection? Collabra: Psychology, 4(1), 18. *Equal contributions.

Sierksma, J., Lansu, T. A. M., Karremans, J. C., & Bijlstra, G. (2018). Children’s Helping Behavior in an Ethnic Intergroup Context: Evidence for Outgroup Helping. Developmental Psychology, 54(5), 916-928.


Wouda, J., Bijlstra, G., Frankenhuis, W. E., & Wigboldus, D. H. J. (2017). The collaborative roots of corruption? A replication of Weisel & Shalvi (2015). Collabra: Psychology, 3(1), 27.


Van den Brule, R., Bijlstra, G., Dotsch, R., Haselager, W. F., & Wigboldus, D. H. J. (2016). Warning signals for poor performance improve human-robot interaction. Journal of Human Robot Interaction. 5, 69-89.


Bijlstra, G., Holland, R. W., Dotsch, R., Hugenberg, K., & Wigboldus, D. H. J. (2014). Stereotype associations and emotion recognition. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 40, 567-577. (Additional stimulus information)

Van den Brule, R., Dotsch, R., Bijlstra, G., Wigboldus, D. H. J., & Haselager, W. F. G. (2014). Do robot performance and behavioral style affect human trust? A multi-method approach. International Journal of Social Robotics, 6, 519-531.


Bijlstra, G., Holland, R. W., & Wigboldus, D. H. J. (2010). The social face of emotion recognition: Evaluations versus stereotypes. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 46, 657-663.

Langner, O., Dotsch, R., Bijlstra, G., Wigboldus, D. H. J., Hawk, S., & Van Knippenberg, A. (2010). Presentation and validation of the Radboud Face Database. Cognition and Emotion, 24 (8), 1377-1388.


Holland, R. W., Wennekers, A. M., Bijlstra, G., Jongenelen, M. M., & Van Knippenberg, A. (2009). Self-symbols as implicit motivators. Social Cognition, 27, 581-602.

Conference proceedings

Van den Brule, R., Bijlstra, G., Dotsch, R., Wigboldus, D. H. J., and Haselager, W. F. G. (2013) Signaling Robot Trustworthiness: Effects of Behavioral Cues as Warnings. In Herrmann, G.; Pearson, M.; Lenz, A.; Bremner, P.; Spiers, A.; Leonards, U. (Eds.). LNCS 8239: Social Robotics. Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Social Robotics, ICSR 2013, Bristol, UK October 27-29 (pp. 583-584) doi:10.1007/978-3-319-02675-6


Bijlstra, G. (2013). Social categorization and the perception of emotional expressions (Doctoral dissertation). Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Supervisors: Wigboldus, D. H. J., & Holland, R. W.

National (Dutch)

Bijlstra, G., Holland, R. W., & Wigboldus, D. H. J. (2014). De rol van stereotype verwachtingen in emotieherkenningIn-Mind Magazine Nederland.

Bijlstra, G., Holland, R. W., & Wigboldus, D. H. J. (2012). De spontane activatie van emotie-sekse associaties. In N. van de Ven, M. Baas, L. van Dillen, D. Lakens, A. M. Lokhorst, & M. Strick (Eds.), Jaarboek Sociale Psychologie 2011(pp. 33-36). Groningen: ASPO Pers.

Bijlstra, G., Holland, R. W., Dotsch, R. & Wigboldus, D. H. J. (2011). De invloed van stereotype associaties op de herkenning van emotionele uitdrukkingen. In B. Derks, R. J. Renes, K. Ruys, N. van de Ven, & M. Vliek (Eds.), Jaarboek Sociale Psychologie 2010 (pp. 39-46). Groningen: ASPO Pers.

Bijlstra, G., Holland, R. W., & Wigboldus, D. H. J. (2010). De rol van vergelijkingscontext en sociale categorisatie in emotieherkenning. In J.-W. van Prooijen, R.-J. Renes, B. Derks, M. Stel & M. Vliek (Eds.), Jaarboek Sociale Psychologie 2009 (pp. 39-48). Groningen: ASPO Pers.

Bijlstra*, G., Jongenelen*, M. M., Wennekers*, A. M., Holland, R. W., Smeets, R. C., & Van Knippenberg, A. (2007). Naamletters en consumptiegedrag: Waarom Jack zoveel Jack Daniel’s drinkt. In C. van Laar, R. Ruiter, J. Karremans, W. van Rijswijk & F. van Harreveld (Eds.), Jaarboek Sociale Psychologie 2006 (pp. 105-113). Groningen: ASPO Pers.

Non peer reviewed

Bijlstra, G., & Dotsch, R. (2011). FaceReader 4 emotion classification performance on images from the Radboud Faces Database. Unpublished manuscript.

* These authors had an equal contribution and are therefore listed alphabetically.

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