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Dr. B.G. (Byron) Adams

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Programme group Work and Organizational Psychology

Visiting address
  • Nieuwe Achtergracht 129
Postal address
  • Postbus 15919
    1001 NK Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications


    • Rogoza, R., Zemojtel-Piotrowska, M., Jonason, P. K., Piotrowski, J., Campbell, K. W., Gebauer, J. E., Maltby, J., Sedikides, C., Adamovic, M., Adams, B. G., Ang, R. P., Ardi, R., Atitsogbe, K. A., Baltatescu, S., Bilic, S., Bodroza, B., Brulin, J. G., Poonoosamy, H. Y. B., Chaleeraktrakoon, T., ... Wlodarczyk, A. (2021). Structure of Dark Triad Dirty Dozen Across Eight World Regions. Assessment, 28(4), 1125-1135 .
    • Rozycka-Tran, J., Piotrowski, J. P., Zemojtel-Piotrowska, M., Jurek, P., Osin, E. N., Adams, B. G., Ardi, R., Baltatescu, S., Bhomi, A. L., Bogomaz, S. A., Cieciuch, J., Clinton, A., de Clunie, G. T., Czarna, A. Z., Esteves, C. S., Gouveia, V., Halik, M. H. J., Kachatryan, N., Kamble, S. V., ... Maltby, J. (2021). Belief in a zero-sum game and subjective well-being across 35 countries. Current Psychology, 40(7), 3575-3584.


    • Adams, B. G., Meyers, M. C., & Sekaja, L. (2020). Positive Leadership: Relationships with Employee Inclusion, Discrimination, and Well-Being. Applied Psychology, 69(4), 1145-1173. [details]
    • Brandt, M. J., Turner-Zwinkels, F. M., Karapirinler, B., Van Leeuwen, F., Bender, M., van Osch, Y., & Adams, B. (2020). The Association Between Threat and Politics Depends on the Type of Threat, the Political Domain, and the Country. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.
    • Jonason, P. K., Żemojtel-Piotrowska, M., Piotrowski, J., Sedikides, C., Campbell, W. K., Gebauer, J. E., Maltby, J., Adamovic, M., Adams, B. G., Kadiyono, A. L., Atitsogbe, K. A., Bundhoo, H. Y., Bălțătescu, S., Bilić, S., Brulin, J. G., Chobthamkit, P., Del Carmen Dominguez, A., Dragova-Koleva, S., El-Astal, S., ... Yahiiaev, I. (2020). Country-level correlates of the Dark Triad traits in 49 countries. Journal of Personality, 88(6), 1252-1267.
    • van Osch, Y., Bender, M., He, J., Adams, B. G., Kunuroglu, F., Tillman, R. N., Benítez, I., Sekaja, L., & Mamathuba, N. (2020). Assessing the Importance of Internal and External Self-Esteem and Their Relationship to Honor Concerns in Six Countries. Cross-Cultural Research, 54(5), 462-485. [details]


    • Adams, B. G., Wiium, N., & Abubakar, A. (2019). Developmental Assets and Academic Performance of Adolescents in Ghana, Kenya, and South Africa. Child & Youth Care Forum, 48(2), 207-222.
    • Benitez, I., Adams, B. G., & He, J. (2019). An Integrated Approach to Bias in a Longitudinal Survey in the United Kingdom: Assessing Construct, Method, and Item Bias in the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12). Assessment, 26(7), 1194-1206.
    • Meyers, M. C., Adams, B. G., Sekaja, L., Buzea, C., Cazan, A-M., Gotea, M., Stefenel, D., & van Woerkom, M. (2019). Perceived Organizational Support for the Use of Employees' Strengths and Employee Well-Being: A Cross-Country Comparison. Journal of Happiness Studies, 20(6), 1825-1841.


    • Adams, B. G., Naude, L., Nel, J. A., van de Vijver, F. J. R., Laher, S., Louw, J., & Tadi, F. (2018). When There Are Only Minorities: Identity and In-Group / Out-Group Orientations of Emerging Adults in Four South African Ethnocultural Groups. EMERGING ADULTHOOD, 6(1), 7-16.
    • Klein, R. A., Vianello, M., Hasselman, F., Adams, B. G., Adams, R. B., Alper, S., Aveyard, M., Axt, J. R., Babalola, M. T., Bahník, Š., Batra, R., Berkics, M., Bernstein, M. J., Berry, D. R., Bialobrzeska, O., Binan, E. D., Bocian, K., Brandt, M. J., Busching, R., ... Nosek, B. A. (2018). Many Labs 2: Investigating Variation in Replicability Across Samples and Settings. Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science, 1(4), 443-490. [details]



    • Adams, B. G., Abubakar, A., Van de Vijver, F. J. R., De Bruin, G. P., Arasa, J., Fomba, E., Gillath, O., Hapunda, G., La, J. L., Mazrui, L., & Murugami, M. (2016). Ethnic Identity in Emerging Adults in Sub-Saharan Africa and the USA, and Its Associations with Psychological Well-Being. Journal of Community & Applied Social Psychology, 26(3), 236-252.


    • Adams, B. G., & van de Vijver, F. J. R. (2015). The many faces of expatriate identity. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 49, 322-331.
    • Nel, N., Nel, J. A., Adams, B. G., & de Beer, L. T. (2015). Assessing cultural intelligence, personality and identity amongst young white Afrikaans-speaking students: A preliminary study. German Journal of Human Resource Management, 13(1).


    • Adams, B. G., Van de Vijver, F. J. R., de Bruin, G. P., & Torres, C. B. (2014). Identity in Descriptions of Others Across Ethnic Groups in South Africa. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 45(9), 1411-1433.


    • Adams, B. G., Van de Vijver, F. J. R., & De Bruin, G. P. (2012). Identity in South Africa: Examining self-descriptions across ethnic groups. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 36(3), 377-388.
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  • Ancillary activities
    • Ghent University
      Visiting Professor at Ghent University
    • University of Johannesburg
      Senior Research Assocaite