Area of responsibility
Exercise physiology, cell biology, biochemistry, diabetes, nutrition
Professor in sports biology at Norwegian School of Sport Sciences since 2009.
Previous employments: Post doc, Institute of Anatomy, University of Oslo (1994-1997); researcher at National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo. Research expertise on basic mechanisms regulating glucose metabolism and intracellular signalling in skeletal muscles.
Current research focuses on the effect of exercise on insulin sensitivity, metabolism and effect of protein intake on the recovery process. Previous handball player and coach.