1. Smallenbroek, O., Stanciu, A., Arant, R., & Boehnke, K. (2023). Are values stable throughout adulthood? Evidence from two German long-term panel studies. PloS One, 18(11), e0289487. open access

  2. Jovanovic, V., Rudnev, M., Abdelrahman, M., Kadir, N.B.A., Adebayo, D.F., Akaliyski, P….Stanciu, A.,…Yu, Y.Y. (2023). The coronavirus anxiety scale: Cross-national measurement invariance and convergent validity evidence. Psychological Assessment, Advance online publication. open access

  3. Karakulak, A., Tepe, B. Dimitrova, R., Abdelrahman, M., Akaliyski, P., Alaseel, R.R…Stanciu, A.,…Zanoni da Silva, M. (2023). Empathy, fear of disease and support for COVID-19 containment behaviors: Evidence from 34 counties on the moderating role of governmental trust. Communications Psychology, 1, 43. open access

  4. Zhang, X., English, A.S., Li, X., Yang, Y., Stanciu, A., & Shuang, W. (2023). International students’ collective resilience in crisis: Sense of community predicts less anxiety via social contact and social support during lockdown. Heliyon, 9(4), 1-10. open access.


  1. Witte, E.H., Stanciu, A., & Zenker, F. (2022). Predicted as observed? How to identify empirically adequate theoretical constructs? Frontiers in Psychology: Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology, 13:980261. open access

  2. Friehs, M.-T., Kotzur, P.F., Kraus, C., Schemmerling, M., Herzig, J., Stanciu, A…Yzerbyt, V. (2022). Evidence from 35 countries that social perception of key protagonists was associated with people’s acceptance of containment measures during COVID-19 pandemic. Scientific Reports, 12, 21277. open access

  3. Pick, C. M., Ko, A., Wormley, A. S., Wiezel, A., Kenrick, D. T., Al-Shawaf, L.,…Stanciu, A.…Varnum, M. E. W. (2022). Family still matters: Human social motivation during a global pandemic. Evolution and Human Behavior, 43(6), 527-535. open access

  4. Cari, M.P., Ko, A., Kenrick, D., Wiezel, A., Wormley, A.S., Awad, E…Stanciu, A…Varnum, M.E.W. (2022). Fundamental social motives measured across forty-two cultures in two waves. Scientific Data, 9: 499. open access


  1. Stanciu, A. (2021). Stereotype accommodation concerning older people. International Journal of Psychology, 57(2), 199-208. open access

  2. English, A.S., Xinyi, C.Z., Stanciu, A., Kulich, S.J., Zhao, F., & Bojovic, M. (2021). Ethnic stereotype formation and its impact on sojourner adaptation: A case of “Belt and Road” Chinese migrant workers in Montenegro. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(8), 9540. open access


  1. Stanciu, A. (2020). Value systems as motivational forces for the suppression of ageism towards older people amongst young adults: an analysis across countries. Ageing & Society, 42(4), 868-895. open access

  2. Witte, E.H., Stanciu, A.* & Boehnke K. (2020). A new empirical approach to inter-cultural comparisons of value preferences based on Schwartz’s theory. Frontiers in Psychology, Cultural Psychology, 11, 1723. open access (*corresponding author)

  3. Ko, A., Pick, C.M., Kwon, J.Y., Barlev, M., Krems, J.A., Varnum, M.E.W…Stanciu, A…Kenrick, D.T. (2020). Family matters: Rethinking the Psychology of human social motivation. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 15, 173-201. open access


  1. Stanciu, A., Vauclair, C.-M. & Rodda, N. (2019). Evidence for stereotype accommodation as an expression of immigrants socio-cognitive adaptation. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 72, 76-86. open access


  1. Stanciu, A. & Vauclair, C.-M. (2018). Stereotype accommodation: A socio-cognitive perspective on migrants’ cultural adaptation. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 49, 1027-1047. open access


  1. Stanciu, A. & Vos, M.W. (2017). Stereotype-based faultlines and out-group derogation in diverse teams: The moderating roles of task stereotypicality and need for cognition. The Journal of Social Psychology, 157, 352-365. open access Note This is the corrected citation to this older verion.

  2. Stanciu, A., Cohrs, C.J., Hanke, K. & Gavreliuc, A. (2017). Within-culture variation in the content of stereotypes: Application and development of the stereotype content model in an Eastern European culture. The Journal of Social Psychology, 157, 611-628. open access


  1. Stanciu, A. (2015a). The underlying structure of diverse work groups: A literature review on faultlines and diversity outcomes. Romanian Journal of Applied Psychology, 17, 63-71. open access

  2. Stanciu, A. (2015b). Four sub-dimensions of stereotype content: Explanatory evidence from Romania. International Psychology Bulletin, 19, 14-20. open access


  1. Stanciu, A., Dominguez-Rodriguez, A., & Westerhof, G. (2024, June 17). Multidimensional determinants to adoption, use and effectiveness of digital technologies for healthy ageing in migrant populations: A scoping review protocol. Study registration. Registration available.

  2. Smallenbroek, O., & Stanciu, A. (2024, April 25). Age and gender differences in the value development of dutch adults in 11 years of longitudinal data. SSRN preprints. preprint available

  3. Smallenbroek., O., Leijen, I., Stanciu, A., van Herk, H., & Bardi, A. (2024, April 15). Constructing Schwartz Values Framework using the Rokeach Values Survey: Human value measurement in the Longitudinal Internet Survey for Social Sciences. OSF Preprints. preprint available


  1. Stanciu, A., Bernardes, M., Partsch, M.V., & Lechner, M. (2023, June 25). Basic human values and the adoption of cryptocurrency. PsyArxiv. preprint available

  2. Witte, E.H. & Stanciu, A. (2023, June 6). Error theory of mental test scores without and with a measuring instrument. OSF Preprints. preprint available


  1. Witte, E.H., Stanciu, A., & Zenker, F. (2020). A simple measure for the predictive accuracy of an empirical construct. PsyArXiv. preprint available

  2. Stanciu, A. (2020). Stereotype accommodation concerning older people. PsyArXiv. preprint available. <Now published as Stanciu (2021) @ IJoP.>


  1. Hochman, O., Stanciu, A., & Hadjar, A. (Eds.) (forthcoming). 40 Jahre ALLBUS - Die deutsche Gesellschaft im Wandel. Spinger.


  1. Stanciu, A. (2017). Overall and contextually-bound well-being. Life satisfaction of Romanian migrant-emerging-adults as the outcome of a mediated association acculturation-adaptation. In R. Dimitrova (Ed.), Well-being of Youth and Emerging Adults across Cultures. Springer Series on Cross-Cultural Advancements in Positive Psychology. open access


  1. Stanciu, A. (2010). Uniforma vestimentară. Ipostază a conformării astăzi. [Dressing uniform. A modern instance of conformity]. Iași, Romania: Lumen. (in Romanian). behind paywall


  1. Stanciu, A. (2024, June 3). R beyond data analysis.

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