Jan Egil Stubberud

Associate Professor - Kognitiv- og nevropsykologi
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Other affiliations Department of Psychology

Academic interests

  • Cognitive rehabilitation/remediation in psychiatric disorders and brain injuries

  • Neuropsychological aspects after brain injury

  • Neuropsychological aspects in psychiatric disorders

  • Intervention research

  • Executive function

  • Neuropsychological assessment methods

  • Theory of mind

  • Social communication

  • Fatigue  

  • Emotion regulation

  • Neurofeedback

  • Cognitive function after cancer and cancer treatment

  • Sleep and sleep disorders


  • COgnitive REhabilitation in pediatric Acquired Brain Injury (CORE pABI). A randomized controlled study

  • Disruptive mood dysregulation disorder in children: clinical characteristics, stability over time and parental stress

  • Mind the sleep – a new framework for understanding cognitive-affective impairments in depression

  • The Effect of Goal Management Training for Adult Survivors of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia with Neurocognitive Sequelae: A Randomized Controlled Trial 

  • Cognitive remediation of executive functions – Goal Management Training for individuals with early psychosis: a pilot study

  • Boosting control: EEG-neurofeedback interventions targeting executive functions

  • A Multidisciplinary Intervention in Total Knee Arthroplasty (MultiKnee)

  • Chemotherapy-induced cognitive impairment in cervical cancer survivors and exploring cognitive remediation as a novel treatment option

  • Cognitive remediation of executive dysfunction for patients with schizophrenia or high risk for schizophrenia

  • Goal Management Training of executive functions in persons with active and remitted major depression: A randomized controlled trial

  • Biopsychosocial reactions after stroke

  • Group based treatment for persons with social communication disorder: A randomized controlled trial

  • Goal Management Training (GMT) Targeting Cognitive Regulatory Abilities in Adults with ADHD

  • Goal Management Training combined with external cuing and an emotional regulation module in the chronic phase of acquired brain injury. A randomized controlled trial


  • PSYC6310 – Praktikum

  • PSY4307 - Fundamentals of Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience

  • PSYC4305 - Klinisk nevropsykologi

  • PSYC2103 - Prosjekt - Kognitiv og nevropsykologi

  • MED6800 - Medisinstudiet, modul 8 (kommunikasjon ved kognitive og kommunikasjonsvansker)

  • MED4400 - Medisinstudiet, modul 4 (kognitiv svikt)


2020 →         Associate Professor in Clinical Neuropsychology. University of Oslo

2020 →         Senior Scientist. Lovisenberg Diaconal Hospital

2017 – 2020: Associate Professor II. University of Oslo 

2017 – 2020: Project leader. Oslo University Hospital

2015 – 2020: Neuropsychologist/researcher. Lovisenberg Diaconal Hospital

2005 – 2015: Neuropsychologist/researcher. Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital (SRH)

2011 – 2014: Philosophiae doctor (PhD). University of Oslo

2011:             Specialist in clinical neuropsychology

2004 – 2005: Neuropsychologist Sørlandet Hospital

2002 – 2003: Master’s degree in psychology. Aarhus University, Denmark

1999 – 2001: Bachelor of Arts (Psychology). University of Newcastle, Australia


  • 2016: Finalist for the Norman and Margaret Guthkelch Research Award

  • 2016: Co-author best poster prize at SRHSB conference

  • 2015: Nominated for the PhD of the year award

  • 2014: European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine Prize Award (third place)


2021 – Board member Norwegian Neuropsychological Society

2017 – 2020: Chair of the specialist committee neuropsychology, Psych. Assn. (NPF)

2011 – 2020: Course manager specialization program for neuropsychology (NPF)

2014 – 2015: Head of thematic research group for rare disorders at SRH

2013 – 2015: Head of cognitive rehabilitation expertise group at SRH


Collaborates with relevant research groups in Norway (Haukeland University Hospital, Innlandet Hospital Trust, NORMENT Centre for Psychosis Research, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, K.G. Jebsen Centre for Research on Neuropsychiatric Disorders, Oslo University Hospital, St. Olavs Hospital, Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital, University of Bergen), USA/Canada (Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Rusk Rehabilitation, University of Toronto, University of Yale) and Europe (Hôpitaux de Saint Maurice, King’s College London, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, University of Glasgow, Danderyds University Hospital, Ghent University, Hospital de Sant Pau). 

Tags: Cognitive psychology, Cognitive neuroscience
Published Aug. 4, 2017 4:22 PM - Last modified Mar. 2, 2021 12:05 AM