David Sandberg

Doctoral Student

Department of
Visiting address
Haraldsgatan 1
413 14 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 500
405 30 Göteborg

About David Sandberg


  • Licensed psychologist
  • Previous work at the youth psychiatric clinic and youth guidance center
  • Both paid and volunteer work with youths since 2008


  • PhD-student since 2020 within the Gothenburg research program on identity, culture and ethnicity. The overarching purpose of the program is to understand the development of ethnic identity and improve young people's coping at the social and individual levels, thereby increasing their chances for healthy and productive lives
  • Member of the GRID research group (The Gothenburg group for Research In Developmental Psychology)
  • Currently working on focus group-studies regarding how ethnicity as a topic is handled in schools, sports and on social media as well as the Swedish version of the Identity Project (intervention study that took place in 2021/2022).