Marek Vranka

Marek Vranka is  a junior researcher at the Department of Psychology, Charles University.

At Peace Research Center Prague, he is part of the research group focused on Arms control, Nuclear Non-Proliferation, and Disarmament and he is our behavioral expert.

Latest publications

BAHNÍK, Štěpán - VRANKA, Marek. Growth mindset is not associated with scholastic aptitude in a large sample of university applicants. Personality and Individual Differences, 2017,117, 139-143.

BAHNÍK, Štěpán - VRANKA, Marek. If it’s difficult to pronounce, it might not be risky: The effect of fluency on judgment of risk does not generalize to new stimuli. Psychological Science, 2017, 28(4), 427-436. DOI 10.1177/0956797616685770

CHEUNG, Irene - CAMPBELL, Lorne - LEBEL, Etiene - VRANKA, Marek (et al.) Registered Replication Report: Study 1 from Finkel, Rusbult, Kumashiro, & Hannon (2002). Perspectives on Psychological Science, 2016, 11(5), 750–764. DOI 10.1177/ 1745691616664694.


In his research, Marek Vranka focuses on morality, psychology of judgment & decision-making, social norms and psychology of communication.