© 2019 by IMPAct: Increasing Motivation for Physical Activity

Contact:

PhD student Juho Polet

Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences

Keskussairaalantie 4

40600 Jyväskylä

juho.j.polet@student.jyu.fi

+358 40 805 4625

FiDiPro team

Core research team

FiDiPro Professor Martin Hagger Curtin University and University of Jyväskylä

Professor Taru Lintunen University of Jyväskylä

Project researcher Juho Polet University of Jyväskylä

Core research team fellows

 

Professor Mirja Hirvensalo Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, promoting physical activity in young people

Research Director Tuija Tammelin LIKES Research Centre for Physical Activity and Health director of Finnish schools on move. Expert on measurement of Physical activity

Professor Sarianna Sipilä Gerontology Research Center, University of Jyväskylä, physical activity and health in older adults

Professor Kimmo Suomi, Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, Expert on geographical information system.

University lecturer, Dr Maria Chasandra Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Jyväskylä,  exercise promotion and technological solutions

University lecturer, Dr Montse Ruiz Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, emotional regulation

Professor Riku Nikander Professor & Managing Director Gerontology Research Center & GeroCenter Foundation for Aging Research & Development, exercise and physical activity, therapeutic training and innovative primary care services

External Experts

 

Professor Jari-Erik Nurmi Faculty of Education and Psychology, University of Jyväskylä, expertise in research on motivation in educational contexts

Assistant Professor, docent, Dr Nelli Hankonen University of Helsinki, theory-based research in physical activity among sedentary young people, behaviour change interventions

Professor Nikos Chatzisarantis Curtin University, Australia, theory based research in promoting health-behaviour

Professor Stuart Biddle Victoria University, Australia, behavioural epidemiology of sedentary behaviours and physical activity

 

Experts in measurement of physical activity

 

Professor Tuomo Rossi Department of Mathematical Information Technology, University of Jyväskylä, expertise in development of the motion capture measure of physical activity

Doctor Ville Tirronen Department of Mathematical Information Tehcnology, University of Jyväskylä, expertise in development of the motion capture measure of physical activity

Professor Taija Juutinen Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, validation of measures of physical activity

Experts in infrastructure and innovation eco-system

Doctor Antti Auer University services, University of Jyväskylä, head of IT management,  strategic development and planning

Research group member Aki Karjalainen KIHU - Research Institute for Olympic Sports and Sports Academy of Middle Finland, head of planning and development

Steering group members

Ilkka Vuori

Paolo Borella

Kenneth Salonius, substitute for Paolo Borella

Nelli Hankonen

Aki-Matti Alanen

Kari Keskinen

Tero Myllymäki

Tuomo Rossi

Tommi Kärkkäinen, substitute for Tuomo Rossi

Antti Uutela

Outi Tuovila

Maarit Lahtonen

                                                                

Martin Hagger

Taru Lintunen

Juho Polet