Sevgi Bayram-OzdemirTitle: Senior Lecturer School/office: School of Law, Psychology and Social Work
Phone: +46 19 302120
About Sevgi Bayram-Ozdemir
Sevgi Bayram Özdemir is an associate professor in psychology. She obtained her PhD in applied developmental psychology from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, USA.
Sevgi Bayram Özdemir’s research focuses on understanding the roles of family and school in the development of positive and negative inter-ethnic relationship among youth. It also involves identifying risk and protective factors within family, peer, and school settings for the psychosocial and academic adjustment of youth from ethnic/racial/religious minority, immigrant, and marginalized groups. Her ultimate goal is to contribute to social justice, equality, and social integration of minority groups by developing scientific knowledge and raising awareness on diversity related issues.
Sevgi Bayram Özdemir teaches courses in the psychology program and supervises students writing their master’s theses at Örebro University. She also supervises international students who come to Örebro University via student exchange programs or research internships.
Collaboration and assignments
Sevgi Bayram Özdemir is a member of the executive council of the European Association for Developmental Psychology (EADP) since 2015. She is an associate editor for European Journal of Developmental Psychology, and consulting editor for Child Development and Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology.