News

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.

DFF grant of DKK 2.8 million for Charlotte Jonasson

- Aarhus BSS

Associate professor Charlotte Jonasson receives the grant from Independent Research Fund Denmark (DFF) for her research project: “Learning from errors in public digitalization”.

Katherine Panattoni receives FKK’s international postdoc scholarship

- Aarhus BSS

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.

Majse Lind receives the Danish Psychological Association’s 2020 Junior Researcher Award

- Research news

Majse Lind, PhD from the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences and currently working as a postdoc in the US, has just received the Danish Psychological Association’s Junior Researcher Award.

New project to help young people towards a youth education

- Aarhus BSS

Professor Jan Tønnesvang from Aarhus BSS is part of a new project called Sportucation. The project will help young people in eight to tenth grade at risk of not obtaining a secondary education.

 

Relationship check-up now offered in Norway

- Aarhus BSS

Researchers Tea Trillingsgaard and Hanne Fentz from the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences at Aarhus BSS are working on a project that offers a relationship check-up to couples (the Par-tjek project). The offer has been developed and tested at Aarhus University in collaboration with the Centre for Family Development. A new central provider of research-based psychological treatment in Norway, Modum Bad, will now offer a relationship check-up to families in Norway.