Espen Røysamb

Professor, Fagavdelingsleder
Bilde av Espen Røysamb
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Besøksadresse Forskningsveien 3A Harald Schjelderups hus 0373 OSLO
Postadresse Postboks 1094 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Faglige interesser

  •  Livskvalitet, emosjoner, lykke og positiv psykologi
  •  Arv og miljø, tvillingstudier, atferdsgenetikk
  •  Psykometri, metode, statistikk, strukturell likningsmodellering
  •  Personlighetspsykologi, psykisk helse, personlighetstester

Røysambs forskning inkluderer studier av ungdom og risikoatferd, livskvalitet og helse, genetiske og miljømessige faktorer, kulturelle forhold, personlighet, og psykiske lidelser. Han er også opptatt av metodiske utfordringer innen psykologi generelt.

Undervisning

Bakgrunn

  • Røysamb er utdannet Cand. Psychol., 1991 og Dr. Psychol., 1997.
  • Professor ved Psykologisk institutt siden 2005.
  • Seniorforsker ved Nasjonalt Folkehelseinstitutt siden 1998,
  • Gjesteforsker ved University of Michigan, Virginia Commonwealth University og Birzeit University

Priser

  • H.M. Kongens gullmedalje for dr.avhandling
  • APAs Yuker ’Award for research excellence’ 

Verv

  • Fagavdelingsleder

Samarbeid

  • Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt, Divisjon for psykisk helse (FHI)
  • Universitetet i Tromsø (UiT)
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Institute of Psychiatric and Behavior Genetics (VIPBG)
Emneord: Personlighetspsykologi, Avdeling for helse- utviklings- og personlighetspsykologi

Publikasjoner

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  • Røysamb, Espen (2013). Bli lykkeligere. Enkle øvelser for et bedre liv. Kagge.  ISBN 9788248913511.  150 s.
  • Røysamb, Espen (2006). Røysamb, Espen (2006). Personality and well-being. In M. Vollrath (Ed). Handbook of Personality and Health, 115 - 134. John Wiley & Sons.  ISBN 978-0-470-02135-4.  20 s.
  • Vittersø, Joar; Røysamb, Espen & Diener, Ed (2002). The concept of life satisfaction across cultures: exploring its diverse meaning and relation to economic wealth. In E. Gullone & R. Cummins (Eds.) Social Indicators Research Book Series: The Universality of Quality of Life Constructs. Kluver Academic Publishers.  15 s.

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  • Bang Nes, Ragnhild; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Røysamb, Espen & Vassend, Olav (2017). Components and sources of well-being and ill-being: A twin study.
  • Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Bang Nes, Ragnhild; Vassend, Olav & Røysamb, Espen (2017). Effects of somatic and mental illness on subjective well-being. A discordant twin analysis.
  • H. Kleppestø, Thomas; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Vassend, Olav; Røysamb, Espen; R. Kunst, Jonas & Thomsen, Lotte (2017). Preferring domination or egalitarianism: Genetic and environmental structure of Social Dominance Orientation.
  • Lund, Ingunn Olea; Eilertsen, Espen Moen; Gjerde, Line C.; Røysamb, Espen; Wood, Mollie; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted & Ystrøm, Eivind (2017). Prenatal Exposure to Alcohol and Child Internalizing and Externalizing Problems.
  • Røysamb, Espen; Bang Nes, Ragnhild; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi & Vassend, Olav (2017). Anxiety, depression and life satisfaction after midlife. A twin study across 20 years.
  • Vassend, Olav; Nielsen, Christopher Sivert; Røysamb, Espen & Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi (2017). Fatigue symptoms in relation to neuroticism, anxiety-depression, and musculoskeletal pain. A longitudinal study.
  • Aakvaag, Helene Flood; Thoresen, Siri; Wentzel-Larsen, Tore; Dyb, Grete; Røysamb, Espen & Olff, Miranda (2016). Broken and guilty since it happened. A population study of trauma-related shame and guilt after violence and sexual abuse.
  • Aakvaag, Helene Flood; Thoresen, Siri; Wentzel-Larsen, Tore; Dyb, Grete; Røysamb, Espen & Olff, Miranda (2016). Broken since it happened. A population study of trauma-related shame after violence and sexual abuse.
  • Dyrdal, Gunvor Marie; Røysamb, Espen; Nes, Ragnhild Bang & Vittersø, Joar (2016). Life stressors and life satisfaction: Short- and long-term individual and societal effects..
  • Løvoll, Helga Synnevåg; Røysamb, Espen & Vittersø, Joar (2016). Positive følelser fasiliterer indremotivasjon.
  • Løvoll, Helga Synnevåg; Vittersø, Joar & Røysamb, Espen (2016). The Power of experiences. Momentary experience of intrinsic motivation analyzed With Experience Fluctuation Model and Flow-Simplex.
  • Gjerde, Line C.; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Røysamb, Espen; Ystrøm, Eivind; Tambs, Kristian; Aggen, Steven H.; Ørstavik, Ragnhild; Kendler, Kenneth S.; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted & Knudsen, Gun Peggy (2015). Avoidant and obsessive-compulsive personality disorder traits from early to middle adulthood.
  • Gjerde, Line C.; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Røysamb, Espen; Ystrøm, Eivind; Tambs, Kristian; Aggen, Steven H.; Ørstavik, Ragnhild; Kendler, Kenneth S.; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted & Knudsen, Gun Peggy (2015). Avoidant and obsessive-compulsive personality disorder traits from early to middle adulthood .
  • Nes, Ragnhild Bang & Røysamb, Espen (2015). The heritability of subjective well-being: Review and meta-analysis, In Michael Pluess (ed.),  Genetics of Psychological Well-Being.  Oxford University Press.  ISBN 978-0-19-968667-4.  5.  s 75 - 96
  • Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Ystrøm, Eivind; Ørstavik, Ragnhild; Aggen, Steven H.; Tambs, Kristian; Torgersen, Svenn; Neale, Michael C.; Røysamb, Espen; Krueger, Robert F; Knudsen, Gun Peggy & Kendler, Kenneth S. (2015). Borderline and antisocial personality disorder traits in early to middle adulthood: A longitudinal twin study .
  • Gjerde, Line Cecilie; Ørstavik, Ragnhild; Røysamb, Espen & Knudsen, Gun Peggy (2014). Genetic and environmental contributions to personality disorders, long-term sick leave and disability pension.
  • Idstad, Mariann; Tambs, Kristian & Røysamb, Espen (2014). Mental distress in couples: subjective caregiver burden and divorce in the general population.
  • Valle, Ann-Karin; Røysamb, Espen & Klepp, Knut Inge (2014). Positive Emotions, Sexual Self-Concepts and Contraceptive use among adolescent girls in Norway.
  • Aakvaag, Helene Flood; Thoresen, Siri; Wentzel-Larsen, Tore; Røysamb, Espen & Dyb, Grete (2013). Shame and Guilt in the aftermath of terror: The Utøya Island Study.
  • Aakvaag, Helene Flood; Thoresen, Siri; Wentzel-Larsen, Tore; Røysamb, Espen & Dyb, Grete (2013). Shame in the aftermath of terror: The Utøya Island Study.
  • Gjerde, Line C.; Røysamb, Espen; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Knudsen, Gun Peggy; Østby, Kristian Amundsen; Tambs, Kristian; Kendler, Kenneth S.; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted & Ørstavik, Ragnhild (2013). Personality disorders and long-term sick leave - Preliminary results from a population-based study of young adult Norwegian twins.
  • Tambs, Kristian; Røysamb, Espen & Rognmo, Kamilla (2013). Consequences of alcohol use for family members: a population based study.
  • Valle, Ann-Karin & Røysamb, Espen (2013). Subjective Experience of quality of sexual relationships, teenage pregnancy and sexual health promotion among adolescents.
  • Gjerde, Line C.; Knudsen, Gun Peggy; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Aggen, Steven H.; Røysamb, Espen; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted; Tambs, Kristian; Østby, Kristian Amundsen; Kendler, Kenneth S. & Ørstavik, Ragnhild (2012). Genetic and environmental contributions to long-term sick leave and disability pension - A population-based study of young adult Norwegian twins.
  • Knudsen, Gun Peggy; Tambs, Kristian; Hettema, Jack; Ørstavik, Ragnhild; Røysamb, Espen; Czajkowski, Nikolai; Kendler, Kenneth S. & Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted (2012). The influence of personality disorders on longitudinal stability of anxiety. Behavior Genetics.  ISSN 0001-8244.  42(6), s 944- 944 . doi: 10.1007/s10519-012-9566-6
  • Nes, Ragnhild Bang; Hauge, Lars Johan; Røysamb, Espen; Kornstad, Tom; Landolt, Markus; Irgens, Lorentz M.; Eskedal, Leif Torvald; Petter, Kristensen & Vollrath, Margarete E. (2012). Maternal Well-Being and Psychological Distress: A Prospective Longitudinal Study of Mothers Giving Birth to Children With Congenital Anomalies.
  • Nilsen, Wendy; Gustavson, Kristin Brun; Røysamb, Espen; Kjeldsen, Anne & Karevold, Evalill Bølstad (2012). A prospective examination of gender-specific pathways from maternal distress and childhood problem behaviors to adolescent depressive symptoms(Poster presentation).
  • Torvik, Fartein Ask; Tambs, Kristian & Røysamb, Espen (2012). Familial consequences of alcohol use in the general population.
  • Valle, Ann Karin; Røysamb, Espen & Klepp, Knut-Inge (2012). Social determinants, body image and sexual health among 15 and 16-year olds.
  • Gjerde, Line C.; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Røysamb, Espen; Ørstavik, Ragnhild; Østby, Kristian Amundsen; Knudsen, Gun Peggy; Kendler, Kenneth S. & Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted (2011). The heritability of liability to Cluster C personality disorders. Preliminary results from Axis I and Axis II Psychiatric Disorders in Norwegian Twins.
  • Nilsen, Wendy; Karevold, Evalill Bølstad; Røysamb, Espen; Gustavson, Kristin Brun & Mathiesen, Kristin Schjelderup (2011). Prospective associations between social competence and adolescent depressive symptoms (Oral presentation).
  • Ørstavik, Ragnhild; Czajkowski, Nikolai Olavi; Knudsen, Gun Peggy; Røysamb, Espen; Tambs, Kristian & Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted (2011). Possible sex differences in genetic and environmental influences on measures of socioeconomic status-results from a Norwegian study of young adult twins. Behavior Genetics.  ISSN 0001-8244.  41(6), s 929- 929
  • Nilsen, Wendy; Karevold, Evalill Bølstad; Røysamb, Espen & Mathiesen, Kristin Schjelderup (2010). Do social skills moderate the relation between early maternal distress and adolescent depressive symptoms.
  • Nilsen, Wendy; Karevold, Evalill Bølstad; Røysamb, Espen & Mathiesen, Kristin Schjelderup (2010). Maternal symptoms of distress in toddlerhood and later adolescent depressive symptoms.
  • Valle, Ann Karin & Røysamb, Espen (2010). Sosial ulikhet, kroppsbilde og seksuell helse blant ungdom - gamle myter eller nye innsikter.
  • Alves, Daniele Evelin; Zachrisson, Henrik Daae; Oppedal, Brit & Røysamb, Espen (2009). Absence in gender differences in internalizing symptoms among ethnic minority preadolescents.
  • Nilsen, Wendy; Karevold, Evalill Bølstad; Røysamb, Espen & Mathiesen, Kristin Schjelderup (2009). Predicting depression symptoms in adolescence – Examining the effects of cumulative maternal distress, current strains and temperament [POSTER PRESENTATION].
  • Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted; Czajkowski, Nikolai; Røysamb, Espen; Ørstavik, Ragnhild Elise; Torgersen, Svenn & Kendler, Kenneth S (2009). Major Depression and DSM-IV Personality Disorders: A Population-Based Twin Study.
  • Karevold, Evalill Bølstad; Røysamb, Espen & Mathiesen, Kristin Schjelderup (2008). Emotional problems in childhood and adolescence : predictors, pathways and underlying structure.
  • Oppedal, Brit & Røysamb, Espen (2008). Association between parents’ achievement values and mental health among immigrant and non immigrant youth in Norway.
  • Røysamb, Espen & Vittersø, Joar (2008). Subjective well-being: How do genes and environment contribute to stability and change.
  • Nes, Ragnhild Bang & Røysamb, Espen (2007). Well-being & psychological distress : genetic and environmental influences on stability, change, and covariance.
  • Tambs, Kristian; Czajkowski, N; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted; Aggen, SH; Ørstavik, Ragnhild Elise; Neale, MC; Røysamb, Espen; Harris, Jennifer & Kendler, KS (2007). Evidence of familial effects common to panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, and phobias and common and disorder specific effects of non-shared environment. Behavior Genetics.  ISSN 0001-8244.  37
  • Ørstavik, Ragnhild Elise; Kendler, KS; Røysamb, Espen; Tambs, Kristian; Czajkovski, N & Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted (2007). The relationship between borderline, avoidant and depressive personality disorder: A multivariate twin study. Behavior Genetics.  ISSN 0001-8244.  37
  • Vittersø, Joar; Dyrdal, Gunvor M & Røysamb, Espen (2006). Why can’t we measure engagement with life satisfaction scales? Some theoretical and empirical arguments about their distinctiveness.
  • Røysamb, Espen (2006). The Science of Well-being. Psychological Medicine.  ISSN 0033-2917.  36
  • Røysamb, Espen (2006). The Science of Well-being (Edited by F. Huppert N. Baylis and B. Keverne.) Oxford University Press. Psychological Medicine.  ISSN 0033-2917.  36
  • Thoresen, Siri; Mehlum, Lars; Røysamb, Espen & Tønnessen, Arnfinn (2005). Risk factors for suicide attempt in Norwegian peace-keepers.
  • Vittersø, Joar; Dyrdal, Gunvor M & Røysamb, Espen (2005). Utilities and capabilities: A psychological account of the two concepts and their relation to the idea of a good life.
  • Røysamb, Espen; Harris, Jennifer R.; Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted & Tambs, Kristian (2004). Causes of respondent participation and attrition in questionnaire surveys:a longitudinal twin study. Behavior Genetics.  ISSN 0001-8244.  34, s 659- 659
  • Reichborn-Kjennerud, Ted; Røysamb, Espen; Stoltenberg, Camilla & Harris, Jennifer R. (2001). Back-neck pain and symptoms of anxiety and depression: a population-based twin study.
  • Valle, Ann Karin & Røysamb, Espen (2000). "Self perception, sexual self concept and variations in sexual behaviour among teenagers in Norway" Paper and poster presentation at the "Inaugural International Conference, Self-Concept Theory, Research and Practice: Advances for the New Millennium". 4th - 6th October, 2000, Sydney, Australia.
  • Valle, Ann Karin & Røysamb, Espen (2000). "Social class and variations in sexual behaviour among teenagers in urban Norway".

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