Collaboration and consultancy

The Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports generates new and valuable knowledge that contributes to increased growth and employment in society. The interaction with the surrounding society is a core activity for the department, and we attach considerable importance to the relation we have with organisations, municipalities, regions, foundations, businesses and public authorities.

The Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports has a strong tradition for external collaboration at many levels – from informal knowledge exchange to implementation, consultancy, public-sector services and joint research projects. We also establish contact between our students and private and public companies for the benefit of both parties.

The overarching objective for the Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports is to contribute to address the challenges facing society within our fields of work. We also give priority to stimulating innovation, where our research results form the basis for new solutions that further development and create added value.