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

For all questions regarding study programs:
(+47) 55 58 27 10 / studieveileder.psyfa@uib.no

Public lecture
Picture of professor Margarida Gaspar de Matos, University of Lisbon
Jun 14

Public Lecture on Positive Youth Development

On behalf of the Cross-national Positive Youth Development research team and the Department of Psychosocial Science, we would like to invite both students and staff to a public lecture by Professor Margarida Gaspar de Matos, University of Lisbon, Portugal Topic: Navigating Life like a Protagonist

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.