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Sapere Aude grant for associate professor Margit Anne Petersen

- Aarhus BSS

Associate professor Margit Anne Petersen from the Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences at Aarhus BSS has received DKK 6,191,184 from the Independent Research Fund Denmark for the project: “Intoxicated adolescent relations: Alcohol, gender, sexuality and victimization among Danish youth”.

Peter Krøjgaard becomes Knight of the Order of Dannebrog

On 25 August 2022, professor Peter Krøjgaard from the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences was awarded the Cross of Honour of the Order of Dannebrog for his long-lasting and thorough work in the field of developmental psychology.

The Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences offers continuing education for couple therapists

- Aarhus BSS

In collaboration with the Californian university UCLA, associate professor Tea Trillingsgaard from Aarhus University is offering Danish psychologists and therapists the opportunity to learn one of the most well-documented methods within couple therapy.

AUFF’s talent award to Mai Bjørnskov Mikkelsen

- Aarhus BSS

Mai Bjørnskov Mikkelsen wins the Aarhus University Research Foundation talent award for showing that emotions are less physically rooted in the elderly.

 

Is boredom actually good for you?

- Aarhus BSS

A new research project is to deepen our understanding of boredom, for instance examining the effects of boredom on cheating behaviour and online hostility. The project will be headed by associate professor of psychology Stefan Pfattheicher and is financed by VELUX FONDEN.