Catherine Molho

Catherine Molho

Assistant Professor in Social Psychology, VU Amsterdam

Research interests

Cooperation; Punishment and Aggression; Moral Emotions; Power; Ideology


Catherine is a psychologist studying human cooperation, morality, and the role of emotions in decision-making. She draws upon insights from social and evolutionary psychology, behavioral economics, and evolutionary biology to better understand the factors underlying cooperative and punitive decisions. In her work, she uses decision-making experiments, questionnaires, and intensive experience sampling methods.