The Sports Psychology Laboratory is involved with several doctoral projects at NIH and collaborates with a variety of sports


  • Pilot testing and concept development (Project proposals are in development. )

Visual search

  • Visual perception in elite football/soccer, Ph.d.project – Karl Marius Aksum
  • Gaze behavior in lab education
    • Use the eye tracker to examine which visual search processes and focus areas are employed when presented with technological equipment in an educational setting.
    • The project is part of developmental work at NIH to better our knowledge about our own education. Project leader: Anders Meland
  • Pilot testing and concept development of other projects are in development


  • An examination of ironic effects of target shooting performance under pressure in pistol shooters, Ph.d.project – Khelifa Bartura