M.A. Solveig Jurkat

Research assistant
© S. Jurkat
Room 212/III
Fliednerstr. 21
48149 Münster
Tel: +49 - (02 51) 83 - 34 39 1
Fax: +49 - (02 51) 83 - 34 34 1
Consultation hours: by appointment via email
  • Curriculum vitae

    Professional appointments

    Since 02/2018
    Research assistant, Department of Developmental Psychology, University of Münster

    Student Assistant at the Max-Planck-Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Department of Developmental and Comparative Psychology, Leipzig


    Master of Arts in Communication and Media Studies/Focus on Empirical Research on Communication and Media, University of Leipzig

    Bachelor of Arts in Communication Research and Psychology, University of Jena, Tartu Ülikool (Estonia)

  • Research

    • Emergence of cultural differences in attentional styles
    • Social attribution across different cultures

  • Publications

    Journal articles (peer-reviewed)

    Jurkat, S., Köster, M., Yovsi, R., & Kärtner, J. (2020). The Development of Context-Sensitive Attention Across Cultures: The Impact of Stimulus Familiarity. Frontiers in Psychology. 11:1526. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.01526

    Köymen, B., Jurkat, S., & Tomasello, M. (2020). Preschoolers refer to direct and indirect evidence in their collaborative reasoning. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 193:104806. doi: 10.1016/j.jecp.2020.104806 .


    Jurkat, S., & Kärtner, J. (2019). Language-based priming of visual attentional styles in 4- to 9-year-old children. Poster presented at the Gemeinsame Tagung der Fachgruppen Entwicklungspsychologie und pädagogische Psychlogie (PAEPSY), Leipzig, Germany, 9-12 September.

  • Teaching

    B. Sc. course

    • Development and Culture (winter term 20/21)