Tine Nielsen

Tine Nielsen

Guest Researcher

Academic Degrees

PhD (Educational Psychology and Psychometrics), the Danish University of Education, Department of Educational Psychology, Denmark (2006)

MSc Psychology, University of Copenhagen, Department of Psychology (2002)

BSc Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark (1998)

Other formal qualifications

Requalified nationally as Associate Professor (University College) due to new law (2020)

Qualified as a supervisor within other disciplines, the Danish Psychological Association (2011)

Qualified as PhD supervisor, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen (2011)

Qualified as Master Thesis Supervisor, Copenhagen Business School (2010)

Pedagogically qualified for Associate Professor (university) through Assistant Professor Program in teaching and pedagogical competence. Copenhagen Business School (2008)

Qualified as Associate Professor at the teachers college level [Lektorkvalificeret]  Blaagaard Seminarium (2002)

Selected positions


  • Associate Professor, Department of Applied Research in Education and Social Sciences, UCL University College (since 2020)
  • Guest Researcher, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Copenhagen
  • Guest Researcher, The National Center for Psychotraumatology, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Health, University of Southern Denmark

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Copenhagen (since 2014 - 2020)

Associate Professor & Head of Studies, Department of Psychology, University of Southern Denmark, (2013-2014)

Assistant Professor & Vice Head of Studies (acting Head of studies), Department of Psychology, University of Southern Denmark (2012-2013)

Senior Researcher, Trials Unit, The Danish National Centre for Social Research (SFI, now VIVE) (2012)

Senior Project Manager, Centre for Clinical Education, Copenhagen University Hospital & University of Copenhagen (2011)

Senior Advisor on Education, CBS Learning Lab, Copenhagen Business School (2006-2011)

External Lecturer, the Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences University of Copenhagen (2003-2014)

PhD Fellow, Department of Educational Psychology, the Danish University of Education (2002-2005)

Assistant Professor in Psychology, Blaagaard Teachers College [Seminarium] (1999-2002)

International research visits

Visiting Researcher, The Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health (ARCPOH) and the Indigenous Oral Health Unit (IOHU), University of Adelaide, South Australia (2019).  

Visiting Researcher, the Educational Measurement and Assessment Hub, School of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales (2018)

Visiting Researcher, Pearson Psychometric Lab, The Graduate School of Education, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA. (2008, 2016, 2018) 

Visiting Research Associate, the School of Education, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia (2004)


BSc, MSc, PhD Psychology, Associate Professor

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