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Solveig Elisabeth Hausken-Sutter

Doctoral Student

Department of Food and Nutrition and Sport
Visiting address
Läroverksgatan 5
41120 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 300
40530 Göteborg

About Solveig Elisabeth Hausken-Sutter

  • Doctoral student in sport science at the Department of Food and Nutrition, and Sport Science since January 2017.
  • Master’s degree in Health and Social Psychology from the University of Oslo (2012).
  • Worked as a research assistant in the project ”Family & Diet” at the Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo,

Doctoral thesis

  • "An interdisciplinary research methodology to address the complexity of youth sport injury aetiology: Towards a more comprehensive understanding"
  • The overarching aim of this thesis is to develop, implement and evaluate an interdisciplinary research methodology for the study of youth sport injury aetiology.
  • The context in which the thesis research is conducted is the interdisciplinary research project “Injury free children and adolescents: Towards best practice in Swedish football” (FIT project), which is financed by the Swedish Research Council for Sport Science (CIF)
  • Through methodological pluralism and interparadigmatic integration, researchers can begin to ask more and new questions that will provide novel insight into the complex phenomenon of injury aetiology. Consequently, more effective injury prevention strategies can be developed.

Research interests

  • Health behavior
  • Sport science
  • Social psychology
  • Sport sociology

Member of the research group Sport Coaching and Physical Activity (SCoPE)