Ph.D., with honours, Warsaw University, Poland, 2000
Habilitation, Warsaw University, Poland, 2004
Lecturer in Psychology, Warsaw University, 2000 - 2004
Visiting Professor, Freie Universitaet Berlin, 2002-2003
Alexander von Humboldt Fellow, Freie Universitaet Berlin, 2003-2004
President Elect of the Division of Health Psychology, International Association of Applied Psychology
National Fellowship for Young Researchers, Foundation for Polish Science, 2000
Early Career Award, Stress and Anxiety Research Society, 2004
Early Career Award, International Society of Behavioral Medicine, 2004
Social-cognitive predictors of health behavior change
Luszczynska, A., Sobczyk, A., & Abraham, C. (in press). Planning to lose weight: RCT of an implementation intention prompt to enhance weight reduction among overweight and obese women. Health Psychology.
Luszczynska, A., & Sutton, S. (in press). Physical activity after cardiac rehabilitation: evidence that different types of self-efficacy are important in maintainers and relapsers. Rehabilitation Psychology.
Luszczynska, A. (2006). Effects of an implementation intentions intervention on physical activity after MI mediated by the use of planning strategy. Social Science and Medicine, 62, 900-980
Boehmer, S. & Luszczynska, A. (2006). Two kinds of items in quality of life instruments:'Indicator and causal variable' in the EORTC QLQ-C30. Quality of Life Research, 15, 131-141.
Luszczynska, A., Mohamed, N. E., & Schwarzer, R. (2005). Self-efficacy and social suport predict benefit finding 12 months after cancer surgery: The mediating role of coping strategies. Psychology, Health, and Medicine, 10, 365-366.
Luszczynska, A., & Schwarzer, R. (2005). The Multidimensional Health Locus of Control: comments on construct and its measure. Journal of Health Psychology, 10, 633-642.
Luszczynska, A., Gibbons, F. X., Piko, B. F., & Tekozel, M. (2004). Self-regulatory cognitions, social comparisons, perceived peers' behaviors as predictors of nutrition and physical activity: A comparison among adolescents in Hungary, Poland, Turkey and USA. Psychology and Health, 19, 577-593.
Luszczynska, A. (2004). Change of breast self-examination: The effects of intervention on enhancing self-efficacy. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 11, 95-103.