Tormod Bøe

Professor of Community Psychology

University of Bergen


Tormod Bøe is a professor of community psychology at the University of Bergen. His research interests include social inequalities in mental health, public mental health and psychometrics.


  • Public mental health
  • Social inequalities in mental health and child development
  • Psychometrics
  • R statistics


  • PhD in Psycholoogy, 2013

    University of Bergen, Norway

  • Cand. Psychol., 2010

    University of Bergen, Norway

  • BPsych Hons, 2006

    University of Newcastle, Australia


Generating a random order for students to select their internships (or anything really)

R script to generate random numbers merged with a list of student names retrieved from Canvas My students have to choose where they …

Connecting to canvas lms from R

I often use information from canvas (in my case this is the University of Bergen version mitt.uib.no) when I prepare assignments and …

Scraping Corona data from the Norwegian Directorate of Health and the Norwegian Institute of Public health websites

Disclaimer. This post has simply been a personal exercise in webscraping data that others have made available. I am also personally …

SDQ Predictive algoritm in R

Adapted from syntax available at the SDQ website. The predictive algorithm is based on up to twelve input variables: phyper = SDQ …

Markdown CV NFR style

Lag din CV tilpasset Norges Forskningsråds maler - i R! I denne posten vil jeg vise hvordan jeg laget min CV i R, tilpasset malen til …

Building a blogdown publication list from bibtex file (updated)

The best way to do this now is to follow the guide on the following page. I tried to build markdown files to use for publication …

Testing academic framework

Ulysses, R, markdown

How-to use Ulysses, Rstudio together (updated) Use Zotero for inserting references in Ulysses manuscript Add YAML, indicate as …

css, bibtex, blogdown

Papers using rmarkdown

Introduction Children who grow up in families with poor economy are at increased risk for negative promotionansvarlig developmental …