Gøran Paulsen

Worktitle
Associate Professor
Department
Department of Physical Performance
Phone
+47 23 26 23 38
E-mail
goranp@nih.no

Area of responsibility

Associate Professor of Exercise Physiology, with responsibility for Athletics (track and field).

Research

Exercise physiology, muscle-tendon physiology, biomechanics, neuromuscular fatigue and recovery, adaptation to training, sports medicine, sports nutrition, testing and training of elite athletes.

Education

Teaching: Exercise science and physiology, adaptation to training, and athletics (track and field). Course responsibility for Individual Sports (IDR113).

Short biography

Associate Professor of Exercise Physiology at the Norwegian School of Sports Sciences. Trained as a Physiotherapist: 1999-2001. PhD period: 2004-2009, investigating recovery and adaptation to exercise-induced muscle damage. Post-doctoral period: 2009-2013, researching the interaction of antioxidant supplementation and training. Former leader (2013-2019) now consultant at the Norwegian Olympic Training Center, Department of Strength and Power (20% position).

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