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Department of Psychology


Ahmad Hussein
Alexander Agrell

I am a Phd student at the Industrial doctoral School.

Andreas Johansson
Andreas Stenling

Associate professor in psychology. I conduct research in the areas of work and organzational psychology, health psychology, and sport and exercise psychology.

Anita Pettersson-Strömbäck


My name is Anita and I'm a lecturer at the Department of Psychology. I research and teach about working life and health from a psychological perspective.

Anna Sundström
Anna-Sara Claeson
Annelie Fredriksson

I will be happy to guide you when having questions concerning course selection, strategies while studying or other relevant questions. 
You are most certainly welcome.

Annika Nordlund

My research interest falls within the areas of environmental and social psychology, and is focused on motive and barriers behind environmental behavior. 

Beatrice Byström
Brian Mcguigan
Camilla Hakelind

Researcher and Senior lecturer in psychology, Licensed psychologist. Appointed excellent teacher. Research areas are stress, sleep and mental illness, as well as teaching and learning psychology.

Carina Åström
Chatrine Westerlund
Claudia Lampic

I work as a professor in psychology, with a focus on clinical psychology. My research focuses on psychological aspects of somatic disease, primarily cancer and infertility.

Daniel Hagström

Lic. Psychologist. Phd  in the Industrial Doctoral School in collaboration with Region Västerbotten. Research focused on Internet based group interventions for Stress and Sleep problems.

Elin Andersson

PhD student in health psychology with research interest in the role of psychological processes in behavioural change and risk communication in cardiovascular prevention.

Elisabeth Åström
Emma Rongione
Erica Åström

I work as a study administrator for the Department of psychology. You will find my office in room 101, corridor A in Behaviour Science Building

Erik Domellöf

Psychologist, Associate Professor of psychology, Senior lecturer in developmental psychology. Research and development resource at the Habilitation Centre, Region Västerbotten.

Erik Lundkvist
Felix Thiel
Fredrik Sjödin

Principle of stuides, senior lecturer focusing on organizations, work environment and health.

Gregory Neely

I am a professor in psychology and conduct research and teaching in cognitive and human factors psychology. I am currently the Pro Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences. 

Gustaf Wadenholt
Hanna Hjärtström

PhD student with a focus on neurological aspects of developmental psychology. My research concerns motor planning in children and adolescents with and without autism spectrum condition.

Hanna Irehill
Hanna Malmberg

I am a psychologist and work as an associate professor combined with clinical employment. My research is focused on stress-related illness and neuropsychology.

Ingrid Schéle

I am a Senior Lecturer and Distinguished university teacher in work and organizational psychology. I also teach qualitative methods.

Jenny Feltenmark

Student Practitioner for Single courses, Master´s program in Cognitive Science, Master´s program in Psychology with specialisation Health Psychology and Coaching program

Jessica Binrell
Joanna Andersson

Book most of the department's writing rooms. Orders office supplies. As well as other study administration.

Johan Paulin
Johanna Lidgren
Johanna Olsson

I am administrative manager at the Departments of Education, Psychology and Sociology. 

John Andersson
Linda Richter Sundberg

I work as a researcher, lecturer at the Department of Psychology and as a psychologist in Region Västerbotten. My research concerns implementation processes in the mental health system.

Linus Andersson

I'm a docent in psychology, studying environmental intolerances and human judgment processes. I'm a teacher, and the deputy director at Umeå's science center Curiosum.

Linus Holm

Why do we solve puzzles, retrieve memories and forage information for its own sake - and what knowledge might an AI equipped with human curiosity uncover? 

Lotta Strömsten

Research in the field of suicidology, interpersonal violence and self-conscious emotions. Teaches research methodology, statistics and clinical, health and personality psychology.

Louise Davis

Louise’s research interests lie in social and developmental psychology with focus on the role of parents, coaches and peers.

Magdalena Domellöf

I am a researcher with a focus on medical psychology. I am mainly researching memory and attention problems in persons with Parkinson's disease.

Maria Nordin

My research interests are within the field of developmental, cognitive and clinical psychology. I lecture in courses on developmental, clinical and cognitive psychology.

Marius Sommer
Mats Reinhold

I am a doctoral student at the Dep. of Psychology, and I am affiliated with the Gender Research School at the Umeå Center for Gender Studies. My research is about destructive leadership and gender.

Mattias Lundberg

My area of interest is Work and Organizational Psychology, and mostly recruitment and selection. I also find scientific communication with the society important.

Michael Gruber

I teach and research at the Department of Psychology.

Michael Rönnlund
Michael Trotter
Moa Eirell
Mona Wiklund-Hed
Niclas Kaiser

My research interest is on the process of intersubjectivity, implicit shared intentionality, systemic processes and its evolutionary and biological underpinning including its meaning.

Nils Berginström

I am a psychologist and associate professor in clinical psychology. My main clinical, teaching and research interests include neuropsychological assessment, rehabilitation medicine and neuroscience.

Olympia Karampela
Patrik Hansson
Paul Davis

 I am a Professor in the Department of Psychology at Umeå University in Sweden. I am a Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society.

Petra Sandberg

My main research area is mnemonic training across the lifespan. I am also involved in projects regarding human olfaction.

Rebecka Ekelund

I am a clinical psychologist and a doctoral student in clinical sport psychology. My dissertation focusses on treatments/interventions for mental health problems in athletes.  

Robert Lundmark

I work primarily with leadership and intervention research close to practice. 

Robyn Schimmer
Sara Stillesjö
Sarah Ericsson

PhD student in psychology in collaboration with the Police Education Unit. My project focuses on investigative interviewing where I study skills important to establishing communication and rapport.

Sarah Marklund
Sofia Levin

I am PhD student with the Industrial Doctoral School at Umeå University.

Stefan Holmström
Steven Nordin

I work as a professor in psychology and conduct research and teach in health psychology, medical psychology, psychosomatics and research methodology.

Tova Stenlund

I am associate professor (docent) of psychology  

Tove Mårs
Ulrich Olofsson
Ulrika Sahlén
Widell Albin