Meet our researchers

Do you want to meet the people behind the research results? At The Swedish School of Sport and Health Studies, GIH, there are several competent researchers who, with the help of their research, contribute to increased knowledge about sports, physical activity, and health.

Professors

  • Professor, head of subject area in physiology

    abram.katz@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 855

  • Professor emeritus

    bjorn.ekblom@gih.se

    +46 70-726 72 82

  • Professor, Docent, Director of studies, Senior lecturer

    elin.ekblombak@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 861

  • Professor emerita

    eva.blomstrand@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 821

  • Professor

    gisela.nyberg@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 806

  • Professor, Head of Subject Area in Sports Pedagogy

    hakan.larsson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 828

  • Professor, Chair of the Education and Research Committee

    karin.redelius@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 832

  • Affiliated researcher

    magnus.lindwall@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 700

  • Professor, Deputy Head of Department, Director of Doctoral Studies

    maria.ekblom@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 736

  • Professor, Head of Subject Area in Physical education

    mikael.quennerstedt@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 887

  • Vice-chancellor

    per.nilsson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 700

  • Professor

    peter.schantz@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 818

  • Professor

    suzanne.lundvall@gih.se

    +46 70-368 68 87

  • Professor, pro-vice-chancellor, head of subject in biomechanics

    toni.arndt@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 739

  • Visiting Professor

    yves.vanlandewijck@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 857

  • Visiting Professor

    ase.strandbu@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 700

  • Professor, head of subject area in physical activity and health

    orjan.ekblom@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 822

Associate Professors

  • Docent, Senior lecturer

    anna.bjerkefors@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 747

  • Docent, Associate senior lecturer

    bjorg.helgadottir@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 701

  • Docent, Project researcher

    carolina.lunde@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 796

  • Docent, Senior lecturer

    erik.hemmingsson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 783

  • Docent, Senior lecturer

    eva.andersson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 791

  • Docent, Senior lecturer

    filip.larsen@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 797

  • Docent, Senior Lecturer

    hans.rosdahl@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 737

  • Docent, Senior Lecturer

    karin.soderlund@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 700

  • Docent, Senior lecturer

    lena.kallings@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 824

  • Docent, Deputy head of Department, Senior lecturer, Laboratory manager

    marcus.moberg@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 875

  • Docent, Deputy Head of Department, Director of Studies, Senior lecturer

    maria.fernstrom@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 778

  • Head of Department of Movement, Culture and Society, Docent

    paul.sjoblom@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 748

  • Docent, Associate Senior Lecturer

    rui.wang@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 851

  • Docent, Senior Lecturer

    sanna.nordin-bates@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 843

  • Head of department of physical activity and health, Docent

    victoria.blom@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 842

  • Docent, Project researcher

    william.apro@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 867

  • Docent, Senior lecturer, Head of subject in sport culture

    asa.backstrom@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 763

Senior Lecturers

  • Senior lecturer

    anna.tiden@gih.se

    +46 70-248 40 32

  • Senior lecturer

    bengt.larsson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 825

  • Senior lecturer

    britta.thedinjakobsson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 826

  • Senior lecturer

    daniel.roe@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 749

  • Senior lecturer

    goran.kentta@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 732

  • Deputy head of department, director of studies, senior lecturer

    joakim.akesson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 727

  • Senior lecturer

    johan.arnegard@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 886

  • Deputy head of department, director of studies, senior lecturer

    john.hellstrom@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 831

  • Senior lecturer

    jonas.mikaels@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 787

  • Associate senior lecturer

    jonna.nilsson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 808

  • Senior lecturer

    josefin.englund@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 754

  • Senior lecturer

    karl.daggfeldt@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 738

  • Senior lecturer

    kerstin.hamrin@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 816

  • Senior lecturer

    Lasse.tenSiethoff@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 799

  • Senior lecturer in sport science

    niklas.psilander@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 823/+46 8-120 53 890

  • Head of Department of Physiology, Nutrition and Biomechanics

    sofia.brorsson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 865

  • Senior lecturer

    susanne.johansson@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 866

  • Senior lecturer

    ulrika.tranaeus@gih.se

    +46 8-120 53 723

Other researchers

Postgraduate students