Centre for Research on Discretion and Paternalism Bergen

Gunn Astrid Baugerud

Associate Professor II


Gunn Astrid Baugerud is an Associate Professor at the Department of Social Work, Oslo Metropolitan University. Baugerud has a background in cognitive developmental psychology, and her research interests include child maltreatment, children’s memory development and children as victims/witnesses, and investigative interviews with children. Baugerud was recently awarded a prestigious FRIPRO grant from the Research Council of Norway for the project “Interview training of child-welfare and law-enforcement professionals interviewing maltreated children supported via artificial avatars”.

Ph.D. in Psychology (University of Oslo)

M.A. in Psychology (University of Oslo)

B.A. of Child Welfare (University of Stavanger)