Hilde Dorthea Grindvik Nielsen

The Research Council of Norway Norway

Hilde G. Nielsen has a Ph.D. in Exercise Immunology from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway, and a master’s degree in Exercise Physiology from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. She also completed a Leadership Foundation Programme, a course in Project Management at the BI Norwegian Business School and courses in Contract, Tort law, and Legal methods at Kristiania University College. Dr. Nielsen has been a member of several evaluation committees for Ph.D. students, a peer reviewer, and an editorial board member for three international journals. Her research interests and publications are within the fields of exercise physiology, exercise immunology, training, and physical activity and health.

Hilde Dorthea Grindvik Nielsen

2books edited

3chapters authored

Latest work with IntechOpen by Hilde Dorthea Grindvik Nielsen

Sports psychology is an interdisciplinary science for the purpose of increased participation in sports and physical activity to improve health and wellbeing. It addresses everything from optimal performance and wellbeing of athletes to developing mental and social aspects of participation to systemic issues associated with sports settings and organizations. This book introduces readers to topics within sports psychology with a special focus on motivation, behavior change, and personalities.

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