Current and previous positions

October 2019->OsloMet External examinator at the masterprogram for mental healthwork
January 2019 →  University of Oslo Postdoctoral research fellow Title of project: The effect affective bias modification on transdiagnostic rumination and symptoms
January 2019 ->Nevropsykologisk klinikk Psykolog 5%
September 2017 – November 2017  Diakonhjemmet hospital Researcher
August 2012 – September 2017University of Oslo PhD research fellow Title of thesis: Executive function in binge drinking young adults: A longitudinal study


September 2012-September 2017University of Oslo Ph.D. in clinical neuropsychology
January 2006-December 2010University of Oslo
August 2005 – December 2006Norwegian School of Economics Economics and business administration
August 2004 – June 2005Lillehammer University College Psychology, 1 year


Spring 2022Writing to learn – large module, University pedagogy (30h)
Spring 2022Writing to learn – small module, University pedagogy (15h)
Spring 2020Introductory Module on University Pedagogy (120 h)
February 2018ICH E6 GCP (R2) – Good clinical practice
Spring 2016Grand prix of research dissemination. Coaching in presentation techniques and storytelling.
December 2015Seminar on Univeristy pedagogy, UiODoc.
January 2015Seminar on academic writing, UiODoc. Title: Make sense and be heard.  

Organizational work

2019 ->Member of the ethical committee at the Department of psychology, UiO.
2019->Member of several committees related to the appointment of faculty and temporal positions at the department of psychology, UiO.
2016Deputy head of PsyDoc – interest group for temporary employees at the University of Oslo
2017Board member of PsyDoc


September 2012→Lecturer, seminar leader, subject teacher, and examinator for numerous courses in psychology at the University of Oslo, both at BA and MA-level. Supervisor for multiple bachelor and master thesis.

Public outreach

2015→Several media appearances (TV, radio, newspapers, opt-eds, etc.)


Søraas, A., Bø, R., Kalleberg, K.T., Støer, N.C., Ellingjord-Dale, M., & Landrø, N.I, (2021). Self-reported Memory Problems 8 Months After COVID-19 Infection JAMA Network Open. 2021;4(7):e2118717. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.18717

Bø, Ragnhild; Kraft, Brage; Jonassen, Rune; Harmer, Catherine; Hilland, Eva & Stiles, Tore C [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2021). Symptom severity moderates the outcome of attention bias modification for depression: An exploratory study. Journal of Psychiatric Research.. 138, p. 528–534. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2021.04.027.

Bø, Ragnhild & Landrø, Nils Inge (2020). Attention and executive functions are not associated with unemployment in patients with major depressive disorder. Psychiatry Research, doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2020.113214

Yang, Liu; van den Wildenberg, Wery P. M.; de Graaf, Ysanne; Ames, Susan L.; Baldacchino, Alexander & Bø, Ragnhild [Show all 55 contributors for this article] (2019). Is (poly-) substance use associated with impaired inhibitory control? A mega-analysis controlling for confounders. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 105,  288–304. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2019.07.006.

Bø, Ragnhild (2019). Kognitiv rehabilitering ved alkoholavhengighet: supplement til ordinær behandling? Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening, 56 (2), 88-98.

Bø, Ragnhild; Billieux, Joël; Gjerde, Line C.; Eilertsen, Espen Moen & Landrø, Nils Inge (2017). Do executive functions predict binge-drinking patterns? Evidence from a longitudinal study in young adulthood. Frontiers in Psychology, 8. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00489

Bø, Ragnhild & Landrø, Nils Inge (2017). Inhibitory control and response monitoring are not systematically related to weekly alcohol consumption in the general population. Psychopharmacology, 1-8. doi: 10.1007/s00213-017-4578-9

Bø, Ragnhild (2017). Fylla og den unge hjernen. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 54(9), s. 830–833.

Bø, Ragnhild; Billieux, Joël & Landrø, Nils Inge (2016). Binge drinking is characterized by decisions favoring positive and discounting negative consequences. Addiction Research and Theory, 24(6), 499-506. doi:10.3109/16066359.2016.1174215

Bø, Ragnhild; Billieux, Joël & Landrø, Nils Inge (2016). Which facets of impulsivity predict binge drinking? Addictive Behaviors Reports, 3, 43- 47. doi: 10.1016/j.abrep.2016.03.001

Aker, Martin; Bø, Ragnhild; Harmer, Catherine; Stiles, Tore C & Landrø, Nils Inge (2015). Inhibition and response to error in remitted major depression. Psychiatry Research, 116- 122.doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2015.11.038

Bø, Ragnhild; Aker, Martin; Billieux, Joël & Landrø, Nils Inge (2015). Binge drinkers are fast, able to stop – But they fail to adjust. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 22(1), 38- 46. doi: 10.1017/S1355617715001204.

Landrø, Nils Inge; Jonassen, Rune; Clark, Luke; Foss, Kari Bente; Aker, Martin; Bø, Ragnhild; Berg, Jens Petter; Neumeister, Alexander & Stiles, Tore C (2015). Serotonin transporter polymorphisms predict response inhibition in healthy volunteers. Neuroscience Letters, 584, 109- 112. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2014.10.006

Kjellén, Elisabeth & Bø, Ragnhild (2013). Udiagnostiserte synsendringer etter ervervet hjerneskade. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening, 50(12),1163-1167.