Doctoral StudentDepartment of
About Jonas Burén
Background Accepted as doctoral student 2016 M.Sc. in Psychology, 2014 B.Sc. In Psychology, 2012
Research interest Development psychology with special emphasis on adolescent teens, internet habits, sexuality and psychological aspects of body image.
Current research My research is part of the research project OWN YOUR BODY funded by FORTE. Together with Carolina Lunde, PhD. With this project we aim to investigate sexting (sending of nude or semi-nude images and videos via mobile phones/Internet). Here we want to know what young people think about it, why they do it, possible benefits and risks, and if they are differences between groups.
Sexting among adolescents: A gendered online phenomenon, related to individual and social
Sexting among adolescents: A nuanced and gendered online challenge for young
Prevalence and predictors of sexting among early adolescents in
Adolescent girls’ cosmetic surgery consideration, parental appearance pressure, and