Office: PCD 4140
- Post-doctoral researcher, University of Kansas, 2007-2008
- Ph.D. in Psychology, University of Turku, Finland, 2006
- M.A. in Psychology, University of Turku, Finland, 2002
Dr. Ojanen’s research focuses on forms and functions of aggression, school bullying and peer victimization (with additional expertise in parenting, prosocial development and social withdrawal). With the goal of understanding psychological predictors and social adjustment outcomes of specific forms of aggression, bullying and victimization (e.g., physical, verbal, relational and cyber bullying and victimization), related key constructs of interest include social goals, self-esteem, narcissism, psychopathic traits and empathy, as well as rejection, acceptance, and popularity/power among peers.
CNS (Social-developmental Psychology)