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About the Stress research institute

About us

Stress Research Institute
is a national knowledge center focusing on stress reactions, sleep and health. The Institute is part of the Faculty of Social Sciences at Stockholm University.

An image portraying the building which houses the Stress Research Institute's offices

The organisation is divided into three research divisions with their own research area, a research laboratory and an administration. The Institute is headed by a Managing Board and a Director, who is assisted by a group of management consisting of division managers and a deputy Director.


Postal address
Stress Research Institute
Stockholm University
SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden

Visitor and delivery address
Frescati Hagväg 16 A
114 19 Stockholm

Phone: +46 (0)8 16 20 00 (switchboard)
E-mail: info@stressforskning.su.se