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Anna Vedel. Foto AU Foto

2016.02.01 | Aarhus BSS

Danish research mentioned in the Atlantic

New research by PhD student Anna Vedel, Aarhus BSS, has just been mentioned in the American magazine The Atlantic. The study is a systematic account of 12 studies that explore the correlation between personality and choice of degree programme.

International students at Aarhus University are doing just as fine as their Danish fellow students recording to new research. Photo: AU Foto

2016.01.08 | Reseach news

International students thriving at Aarhus University

International students at Aarhus University are doing just as fine as their Danish fellow students. Especially if they have a good social network, are not subjected to discrimination and have good English skills.

Photo: Colourbox

2015.12.15 | Reseach news

New method offers a new window into children’s memory

Small children find it difficult to remember their experiences - or do they? Danish researchers have found a new method for exploring this question.

Professor Mikael Thastum. Photo: Thomas Jeppe Jensen

2016.01.05 | Aarhus BSS

HELPING CHILDREN WITH ANXIETY HONOURED WITH AWARD

Professor Mikael Thastum from the Anxiety Disorder Clinic for Children and Adolescents at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences at Aarhus BSS has just received the “Children’s Health Award” presented by the Danish Society of Children’s Health (Dansk Selskab for Børnesundhed).

Jan Tønnesvang. Photo: Tine Bagger

2015.12.04 | News from the management

Jan Tønnesvang takes up the position as head of department at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences

When Carsten Rene Jørgensen took up the position as head of department on 1 June 2014, it was in collaboration with Jan Tønnesvang, who became deputy head of department. Back then, the two agreed to swap places when they were halfway through the period. And they are now. This means that as of 1 December 2015, Jan Tønnesvang has taken over the…

Events

Fri 19 Feb
13:00-15:15 | Auditorium A1 (101), building 1333, University campus
PhD Defence: Yoon Lia Keci Beining Frederiksen
To complete the PhD study programme in Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Yoon Lia Keci Beining Frederiksen presents her PhD dissertation, giving a public lecture followed by a defence entitled: Infertility and psychological adjustment: Implications of the psychological aspects of infertility, assisted reproductive technologies (ART) treatment and psychosocial intervention.
Fri 19 Feb
15:00-17:15 | Auditorium 455, building 1342, University campus
PhD Defence: Christina Lundsgaard Ottsen
To complete the PhD study programme in Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Christina Lundsgaard Ottsen presents her PhD dissertation, giving a public lecture followed by a defence entitled: Cultural Diversity in Mental Time Travel - Middle East versus Scandinavia
Wed 22 Jun
09:00-17:00 | Aarhus University
Travelling in Time - The construction of past and future events across domains
The ability to remember past events and imagine events in the future is considered important, not only in its own right, but also in relation to other mental processes, such as planning, self-regulation, identity, mind wandering and creativity. We bring together some of the most outstanding researchers in these areas to present their key findings...
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