Safâa Achnak

Research unit: WOPs
Pleinlaan 2
1050 Brussel
Belgium
phone: +32-2 629 14 43
office: 3C256
email:

Career

Education

2012 - 2014 Master of Science in Psychology (Work and Organizational Psychology), VUB
2009 - 2012 Bachelor of Science in Psychology, VUB

Industrial career

September 2013 - March 2014 Internship at PwC Belgium, HR-consultant

Academic career

October 2014 - present: PhD researcher, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Centre for Work and Organizational Psychology (WOPs).

Research

Master's thesis

Achnak, S. & Verdussen, C. (2014): How does the leader's perception of his/her subordinate influence his/her leadership behavior?

Promotor: Prof. dr. Joeri Hofmans

Phd thesis

Unfolding stress reactions to psychological contract breach perceptions: Examining stress repair mechanisms.

Promotor: Prof. dr. Tim Vantilborgh

Research interests

Psychological contract breach perceptions and violation
Time dynamics in experiencing work-stress
Emotion and self-regulation
Health and well-being

Teaching

2015 - ... Research methodologies & techniques 2 (exercices) 

Conferences

Vantilborgh, T., Achnak, S., & Griep, Y. (2015). The role of emotion regulation strategies in the unfolding relationships between psychological contract breach, violation and organizational citizenship behavior. Paper presented at the 17th Congress of the European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology, 20th of May 2015 in Oslo, Norway.

Griep, Y., Achnak, S., & Vantilborgh, T. (2015). Daily and weekly psychological contract evalutaions: The role of informational justice and participation in decision-making among volunteers and paid employees. Paper presented at the 17th Congress of the European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology, 20th of May 2015 in Oslo, Norway.

Publications

Publications

Awards

Laureate Schelstraete & Delacourt HR Talent Award 2015

 


©2006 • Vrije Universiteit Brussel • Pleinlaan 2 • 1050 Elsene • Tel.: 02/629.21.11 • info@vub.ac.be