Department of Psychosocial Science

Bjørn Christiansens hus


Head of Department: Roar Espevik
Deputy: Anette Harris
Head of Administration: Anlaug Lid

Address: Post box 7807, 5020 BERGEN
Visiting address: Christies gate 12 (4. etasje), 5015 BERGEN

Tel.: (+47) 55 58 31 90
E-mail: post@psysp.uib.no

Guest lecture
Announcement of guest lecture
Feb 18

Exploring the Cognitive Benefits of Natural Environments

DICE-Lab (Bergen laboratory for the study of Decision, Intuition, Consciousness, and Emotion) is pleased to announce a guest lecture by Dr. David Pearson from Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, UK. The lecture is open to all staff and students. Everybody is very welcome!

Climate and energy transition
New energy

Psychology makes a difference for climate change

Researchers in psychology investigate our attitudes and actions towards energy transitions and climate change.

Andrea Bender

Combining psychology and anthropology

Andrea Bender combines psychology and anthropology to observe how our language and culture shape the way we perceive the world.

The PhD Interview
Dominic Sagoe

The PhD Interview: Pioneering research on steroids

The use of anabolic steroids has been linked to both violent aggression and suicide. In Dominic Sagoe's PhD the use of the dangerous drug has been mapped worldwide for the first time.

The department is responsible for the master's programme in psychology, the bachelor's and master's programmes in work- and organizational psychology, the bachelor's programme in general psychology and the one-year study in psychology.

Ongoing research projects consist of both basal and applied psychology and ranges from studies of personality and cognition to studies of people in social and societal situations.