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Management and staff

At CHP you will find scientists, teachers, and students that work with Performance, Nutrition, Physical activity and Health from different perspectives.

Our staff serves as external reviewers and/or opponents for PhD theses for national and international universities, as reviewers for peer-reviewed journal articles and as examiners for theses at the Department of Food and Nutrition and Sport Science at the Faculty of Education (BA & MA).

Our researchers also function as associate editor for international journals such as British Journal of Sports Medicine SportsMed. Our staff regulary appeares on national television and radio, in news articles, magazines, pods, and as contributors or speakers at multiple international conferences.

Professor Stefan Grau, Manager CHP, Professor in Biomechanics and Movement Science

Associate Professor Daniel Arvidsson, Associate Professor in Public Health with focus on nutrition and physical activity

Dr. Daniel Arvidsson, Nutritionist

Dr. Stefan Pettersson, Nutritionist


Dr. Mathias Wernbom (assoc.), Physiotherapist

Dr. Dan Fransson, Sport Scientist

​​​​​​​Dr. Jonatan Jungmalm, Sport Scientist

Dr. Andreas Lundberg Zachrisson, Sport Scientist

Fredrik Edin, Lab assistant Physiology

Mikael Gustafsson, Lab assistant Biomechanics & Strength & body composition

Jonatan Fridolfsson 

Jacob Lindh 

Solveig Hausken 

Matilda Frisk Torell 

Hampus Luning 

Tania Nilsson 

Frida Nilsson 

Pia Skovdahl