Torbjörn Åkerstedt


Phone: +46 (0)8 5537 8947, +46 (0)737 07 89 28

Contact information in the University's staff catalogue

Research profile / Current work

Torjörn is professor emeritus at Stress Research Institute, where he also leads a research group that focuses on stress, sleep and recovery, in particular on the role of sleep in fatigue regulation. It also includes preventive measures such as stress management, sleep advice and alertness-enhancing measures. His research areas is mainly, sleep regulation, stress and sleep, sleep quality, hours of work and health, sleepiness and security, and the nature of drowsiness.

Education: PhD in Psychology

Profile and projects in the Research Database


Publications in DiVA (Digitala Vetenskapliga Arkivet)