Main Focus

  • Misinformation policy
  • Boosting tools for the digital age
  • Public attitudes and digital technology
  • Conceptual foundations of risk and uncertainty
  • Ecological and bounded rationality

Curriculum Vitae

  • Dr. Phil., 2016: University of Heidelberg, Germany
  • M.Phil., 2012: “Master Erasmus Mundus Europhilosophie,” incl.: Université catholique de Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium; Université de Toulouse II-le Mirail, France; Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany

Selected publications:

Digital environments: challenges, public attitudes, and policies
  • Kozyreva, A., Herzog, S., Lewandowsky, S., Hertwig, R., Lorenz-Spreen, P., Leiser, M., & Reifler, J. (in press). Free speech vs. harmful misinformation: Moral dilemmas in online content moderation. (pre-print: PsyArXiv.
  • Kozyreva, A., Wineburg, S., Lewandowsky, S., & Hertwig, R. (2022). Critical ignoring as a core competence for digital citizens. Current Directions in Psychological Science.
  • Kozyreva, A., Lorenz-Spreen, P., Hertwig, R., Lewandowsky, S., & Herzog, S. M. (2021). Public attitudes towards algorithmic personalization and use of personal data online: evidence from Germany, Great Britain, and the United States. Humanities and Social Sciences Communications, 8(1), 1-11.
  • Kozyreva, A., Lorenz-Spreen, P., Lewandowsky, S., Garrett, P., Herzog, S., Pachur, T., & Hertwig, R.  (2021). Public Perceptions of COVID-19 Digital Contact Tracing Technologies During the Pandemic in Germany. Psychological factors shaping public responses to COVID-19 digital contact tracing technologies in Germany. Scientific Reports 11, 18716.
  • Kozyreva, A., Lewandowsky, S., & Hertwig, R. (2020). Citizens Versus the Internet: Confronting Digital Challenges with Cognitive Tools. Psychological Science in the Public Interest 3(21), 103-156,

Policy reports

  • Lewandowsky, S., Smillie, L., Garcia, D., Hertwig, R., Weatherall, J., Egidy, S., Robertson, R.E., O’Connor, C., Kozyreva, A., Lorenz-Spreen, P., Blaschke, Y. and Leiser, M. (2020). Technology and Democracy: Understanding the influence of online technologies on political behaviour and decision-making, EUR 30422 EN, Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg,
  • Osborne, J., Pimentel, D., Alberts, B., Allchin, D., Barzilai, S., Bergstrom, C., Coffey, J., Donovan, B., Kivinen, K., Kozyreva. A., & Wineburg, S. (2022). Science Education in an Age of Misinformation. Stanford University, Stanford, CA.
Uncertainty and bounded rationality
  • Hertwig, R., & Kozyreva, A. (2021). Bounded rationality: A vision of rational choice in the real world. In M. Knauff, & W. Spohn (Eds.), The Handbook of Rationality (pp. 505-515). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Kozyreva, A. & Hertwig, R. (2019) The interpretation of uncertainty in ecological rationality. Synthese, 1-31.
  • Kozyreva, A., Pleskac, T. J., Pachur, T., & Hertwig, R. (2019). Interpreting uncertainty: A brief history of not knowing. In R. Hertwig, T. J. Pleskac, T. Pachur, & The Center for Adaptive Rationality, Taming uncertainty. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
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