Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences

The Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences is part of Aarhus BSS, one of the five faculties at Aarhus University. The department carries out research and teaching within all of the important fields of psychology and contributes with research and knowledge exchange for society at large. Researchers from the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences are part of close national and international collaborations and have a strong tradition for collaborating with researchers from many different academic areas.


Programmes


News

New project regarding cancer survival in children with support from the Danish Cancer Society.

2020.11.18 | Aarhus BSS

New project to help childhood cancer survivors

Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences is collaborating with the Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies on a new project regarding cancer survival in children with support from the Danish Cancer Society.

2020.10.13 | Research news

Empathy prevents COVID-19 spreading

New research from Stefan Pfattheicher in 'Psychological Science'.

Katherine Panattoni. Photo: Tine Bagger

2020.07.02 | Aarhus BSS

Katherine Panattoni receives FKK’s international postdoc scholarship

Katherine Panattoni, part-time lecturer and PhD from the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences at Aarhus BSS, has just received a scholarship of DKK 1,607,000 for the project: “Me” or “We”. Discrepant we-stories and decline in relationship intimacy and satisfaction.

Events

Fri 04 Dec
13:00-15:20 | Virtual
PhD Defence: Cecilie Rask Buskbjerg
Cognitive impairment in testicular and prostate cancer patients
Wed 16 Dec
13:00-15:20 | Virtuelt - se link
PhD Defence: Marlene Skovgaard Lyby
Investigating psychological change and development from the perspective of dynamical systems – theoretical and methodological challenges and practical prospects

Research