Social Neuroscience and Social Psychology

Team Prof. Dr. Sabine Sczesny (Extraordinaria)

M Sc Shera Malayeri


+41 31 684 56 37
A 340
Postal Address
University of Bern
Department of Psychology
Division of Social Neuroscience and Social Psychology
Fabrikstrasse 8
3012 Bern / Switzerland
Consultation Hour
by appointment
  • Sexism and Gender Prejudice
  • Social Cognition
  • Social Psychoanalysis

Education and Degrees

M Sc Social Cognition; Research and Applications, UCL (University College London), United Kingdom
M A Clinical Psychology, Allameh Tabataba’i University, Iran
B Sc Information Technology Engineering, SUT (Sharif University of Technology), Iran

Academic Positions

2018 - 2021
Doctoral student at the Department of Social Neuroscience and Social Psychology, Institute of Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland
2017 - 2018
Research assistant, Department of Psychology and Education Sciences (Prof. Faramarz Sohrabi), Allameh Tabataba’i University, Iran

Journal Article

Malayeri, Shera; Nater, Christa; Krahé, Barbara; Sczesny, Sabine (2022). Sexual Aggression among Women and Men in an Iranian Sample: Prevalence and Correlates. Sex roles, 87(3-4), pp. 139-153. Springer 10.1007/s11199-022-01312-2

Bosson, Jennifer K.; Jurek, Paweł; Vandello, Joseph A.; Kosakowska-Berezecka, Natasza; Olech, Michał; Besta, Tomasz; Bender, Michael; Hoorens, Vera; Becker, Maja; Timur Sevincer, A.; Best, Deborah L.; Safdar, Saba; Włodarczyk, Anna; Zawisza, Magdalena; Żadkowska, Magdalena; Abuhamdeh, Sami; Badu Agyemang, Collins; Akbaş, Gülçin; Albayrak-Aydemir, Nihan; Ammirati, Soline; ... (2021). Psychometric Properties and Correlates of Precarious Manhood Beliefs in 62 Nations. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 52(3), pp. 231-258. Sage 10.1177/0022022121997997

Khosravani, Vahid; Samimi Ardestani, Seyed Mehdi; Sharifi Bastani, Farangis; Malayeri, Shera (2018). Difficulties in emotion regulation and symptom dimensions in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Current psychology, 39(5), pp. 1578-1588. Springer 10.1007/s12144-018-9859-x

Babaee, Safoora; Malayeri, Shera (2014). Event–Related Potentials of Affective Working Memory Task in BAS and BIS Personality Types. International journal of current life sciences, 4(9), pp. 7654-7659. IJCLS

Conference or Workshop Item

Malayeri, Shera; Nater, Christa; Krahé, Barbara; Sczesny, Sabine (18 February 2022). How prevalent is sexual aggression in Iran? A detailed understanding of victimization and perpetration between women and men (Unpublished). In: SPSP 2022 Annual Convention (Society for Personality and Social Psychology). San Francisco, CA. 16.02.-19.02.2022.

Malayeri, Shera; Nater, Christa; Krahé, Barbara; Sczesny, Sabine (26 May 2021). High prevalence of sexual aggression in Iran: Examining Correlates of Sexual Aggression Victimization and Perpetration between Women and Men (Unpublished). In: 2021 APS Virtual Convention (Association for Psychological Science). virtual. 26.05.-27.05.2021.