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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 53 Citations 11,494 130 World Ranking 2990 National Ranking 26

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Awards & Achievements

2011 - Member of Academia Europaea

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Statistics
  • Social science

Lennart Sjöberg focuses on Risk perception, Social psychology, Personality, Perception and Human factors and ergonomics. His Risk perception study combines topics in areas such as Actuarial science, Explanatory power and Cognition. His research combines Regression analysis and Social psychology.

In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Regression analysis, Empirical research is strongly linked to Risk assessment. His work in Personality covers topics such as Psychometrics which are related to areas like Psychopathology and Construct validity. His Human factors and ergonomics research includes elements of Injury prevention and Suicide prevention.

His most cited work include:

  • Factors in risk perception (1112 citations)
  • Risk perception and the media (305 citations)
  • The measurement of mood. (301 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Social psychology, Risk perception, Perception, Risk management and Actuarial science. His Social psychology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Cognition and Action. Other disciplines of study, such as Public relations, Hazard, Variance, Human factors and ergonomics and Risk communication, are mixed together with his Risk perception studies.

His research investigates the connection between Human factors and ergonomics and topics such as Injury prevention that intersect with problems in Suicide prevention. His work carried out in the field of Perception brings together such families of science as Cognitive psychology and Affect. In his study, Competence is inextricably linked to Contingency plan, which falls within the broad field of Risk management.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (54.09%)
  • Risk perception (46.54%)
  • Perception (15.72%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2005-2016)?

  • Social psychology (54.09%)
  • Risk perception (46.54%)
  • Risk management (16.98%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Lennart Sjöberg spends much of his time researching Social psychology, Risk perception, Risk management, Public relations and Personality. In general Social psychology study, his work on Emotional intelligence often relates to the realm of Variance and Economic risk, thereby connecting several areas of interest. His Risk perception research is within the category of Perception.

His Perception research includes themes of Survey data collection and Operations research. His study explores the link between Risk management and topics such as Public economics that cross with problems in Asset. His Personality study which covers Applied psychology that intersects with Impression management.

Between 2005 and 2016, his most popular works were:

  • Emotions and Risk Perception (86 citations)
  • Money Attitudes and Emotional Intelligence (55 citations)
  • Will the Real Meaning of Affect Please Stand Up (52 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social psychology
  • Social science
  • Statistics

His scientific interests lie mostly in Social psychology, Risk perception, Risk management, Public relations and Variance. His Social psychology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Attitude scale and Risk assessment. The study incorporates disciplines such as Regression analysis, Radioactive waste, Explained variation and Marketing in addition to Risk assessment.

Lennart Sjöberg interconnects Actuarial science and Affect in the investigation of issues within Risk perception. His research integrates issues of Response rate, Novelty and Consumer behaviour in his study of Actuarial science. The concepts of his Affect study are interwoven with issues in Empirical evidence, Perception and Meaning.

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Best Publications

Factors in risk perception

Lennart Sjöberg.
Risk Analysis (2000)

2035 Citations

Internet use, social skills, and adjustment.

Elisabeth Engelberg;Lennart Sjöberg.
Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking (2004)

617 Citations

Worry and Risk Perception

Lennart Sjöberg.
Risk Analysis (1998)

497 Citations

Risk perception and the media

Anders A F Wahlberg;Lennart Sjoberg.
Journal of Risk Research (2000)

470 Citations

The measurement of mood.

Lennart Sjöberg;Erland Svensson;Lars-Olof Persson.
Scandinavian Journal of Psychology (1979)

423 Citations

Limits of Knowledge and the Limited Importance of Trust

Lennart Sjöberg.
Risk Analysis (2001)

399 Citations

Emotional intelligence, affect intensity, and social adjustment ☆

Elisabeth Engelberg;Lennart Sjöberg.
Personality and Individual Differences (2004)

246 Citations

The Methodology of Risk Perception Research

Lennart Sjöberg.
Quality & Quantity (2000)

232 Citations

A Discussion of the Limitations of the Psychometric and Cultural Theory Approaches to Risk Perception

L. Sjöberg.
Radiation Protection Dosimetry (1996)

223 Citations

Consequences of perceived risk: Demand for mitigation

Lennart Sjoberg.
Journal of Risk Research (1999)

213 Citations

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