Centre for Applied Cross-Cultural Research

Agnes Szabo

  • Agnes SzaboBA Psychology, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary (2006-2009)
  • MA Social and Organizational Psychology, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary (2009-2011)
  • PhD Psychology, Victoria University of Wellington, (2012-2015) (Supervisors: Colleen Ward, Garth Fletcher)

Contact

Category: Alumni
Email: agnes.szabo@vuw.ac.nz

Areas of Interest

Identity development; Acculturation; Cross-cultural adaptation; Stress and coping

Publications

Journal articles:

Szabo, A., & Ward, C. (2015). Identity development during cultural transition: The role of social-cognitive identity processes. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 46, 13-25.

Szabo, A., Milfont, T. L., Merry, S. N., Robinson, E. M., Crengle, S., Ameratunga, S. N., & Denny, S. J. (2014). Equivalence of the Short Form of the Reynolds Adolescent Depression Scale across Groups. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 43, 592-600.

Conference presentations:

Szabo, A., & Ward, C. (2015, February). Renewal of the self as an immigrant: The impact of social-cognitive strategies on the identity reconstruction of immigrants. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society of Cross-cultural Research, Albuquerque, NM.

Szabo, A., Ward, C., & Fletcher, G. (2014, July). The dynamics of identity development during acculturation. 22nd International Congress of the International Association for Cross-cultural Psychology, Reims, France.

Cantal, C., Milfont, T., & Szabo, A. (2014, July). Meta-stereotypes of members of the BRICS countries: An analysis of the stereotype content model in New Zealand. 22nd International Congress of the International Association for Cross-cultural Psychology, Reims, France.

Ward, C., Szabo, A., Tseung-Wong, C. N., & Bhowon, U. (2014, July). Mixing it up! Identity Strategies for Integration and Adaptation. 22nd International Congress of the International Association for Cross-cultural Psychology, Reims, France.

Tan, S-A., Liu, S., Ward, C., & Szabo, A. (2014, July). Perceived and ascribed cultural distance as predictors of host culture orientation: Longitudinal research with international students. 22nd International Congress of the International Association for Cross-cultural Psychology, Reims, France.

Szabo, A., Ward, C., Jose, P., & Liu, J. H. (2013, June). Acculturative Stress, Coping and Psychological Adaptation in International Students.North American Regional Conference of the International Association for Cross-cultural Psychology. Los Angeles, CA.

Szabo, A., Ward, C., & Fletcher, G. (2013, June). Validation and adaptation of the Identity Style Inventory for Acculturating Individuals. VIII Biennial Conference of the International Academy for Intercultural Research, Reno, NV.

Ward, C., Tseung-Wong, C.N., Bhowon, U., & Szabo, A. (2013, June). Achieving integration? Alternating and hybrid identities in a multicultural society. VIII Biennial Conference of the International Academy for Intercultural Research, Reno, NV.

Thesis

You can access Agi's thesis here: http://tewaharoa.victoria.ac.nz/VUW:64VUW_ALL:researcharchive_vuw_ac_nz10063/4656

The full thesis is only available to VUW staff and students via the University Library.  If you would like to read this thesis, and you are not a VUW student or staff member, please contact the author directly