Christian Krog Tamnes

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Academic Interests

  • Structural and functional brain maturation in childhood and adolescence

  • Neurocognitive development in relation to mental health

  • Cognitive development, particularly in the domains of cognitive control, working memory, learning, and long-term memory

  • Effects of social and emotional information on cognitive processes

  • Predictors and risk factors in neurocognitive development

  • Multimodal neuroimaging (MRI, DTI, EEG)


Students interested in pursuing a cand. psychol or MA thesis on any of these research topics are wellcome to contact me.



Higher education and employment history

  • Researcher, Department of Psychology, University of Oslo, 2014

  • Visiting researcher, Brain and Development Research Center, Leiden University, Netherlands, 2016

  • Post doctoral fellow, Department of Psychology, University of Oslo, 2011-2014

  • Fulbright visiting researcher, Multimodal Imaging Laboratory, University of California San Diego, USA, 2011

  • Research fellow, The Interventional Centre, Oslo University Hospital, 2010

  • PhD, Center for the Study of Human Cognition, University of Oslo, 2010

  • Profession-oriented degree program in psychology (Cand. Psychol), University of Oslo, 2006

Tags: Developmental psychology, Cognitive neuroscience, PROMENTA
Published Apr. 18, 2011 2:42 PM - Last modified Jan. 19, 2021 7:38 PM