Per Lindberg

Associate professor

E-mail: per.lindberg@hig.se

Telephone:
Phone: +46 26 648 759

Per Lindberg is member of the Forte-centre of Excellency "The Body at Work - from Problem to Potential" at the Centre for Musculoskeletal Research. In 2006 he defended his thesis "The Wok Ability Continuum" at Karolinska Institutet. The thesis has a focus on what promotes excellent work ability and health. Per Lindberg main research area is about different aspects of healthy workplaces, workplaces that promote the wellbeing of both the employees and the organisation. Another research area is about ergonomic risk assessment methods. Per Lindberg's teaching focuses on healthy workplaces, physical ergonomics and risk assessment methods, in Sweden as well as abroad.

 

 

Current research

  • GodA - Good work environment and healthy workplace. this is a longitunell intervention project testing a model that connects work environment, the wellbeing of the employees and organisational development.
  • Visual ergonomics, development of a risk assessment method for visual ergonomics.
  • A systematic review regarding determinants for positive mental health and wellbeing at work.

 

Recent publications

Zetterberg, C., Heiden, M., Lindberg, P., Nylén, P. & Hemphälä, H. (2019). Reliability of a new risk assessment method for visual ergonomics. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 72, 71-79. 10.1016/j.ergon.2019.04.002 [More information]
Heiden, M., Zetterberg, C., Lindberg, P., Nylén, P. & Hemphälä, H. (2019). Validity of a computer-based risk assessment method for visual ergonomics. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 72, 180-187. 10.1016/j.ergon.2019.05.006 [More information]
Lindberg, P. (red.) (2018). FALF KONFERENS 2018 Arbetet – problem eller potential för en hållbar livsmiljö?   10-12 juni 2018 Gävle : Program och abstracts. Gävle: Gävle University Press. 150 s. Link [More information]
Lennernäs Wiklund, M., Gard, G., Lindberg, P., Olofsson, N., Risberg, A. & Willmer, M. (2018). Hann du äta? : En enkät och intervjustudie av arbetsmåltidens förutsättningar och betydelse för hälsa och välbefinnande vid skift- och schemalagt arbete med nattarbete. FALF KONFERENS 2018 Arbetet – problem eller potential för en hållbar livsmiljö?   10-12 juni 2018 Gävle : Program och abstracts. Gävle: Gävle University Press. S. 129-. [More information]
Zetterberg, C., Heiden, M., Lindberg, P., Nylén, P. & Hemphälä, H. (2018). Intra-rater reliability of the Visual Ergonomics Risk Assessment Method (VERAM). . [More information]
Published by: Per Lindberg Page responsible: Annika Strömberg Updated: 2017-08-16
Högskolan i Gävle
www.hig.se
Box 801 76 GÄVLE
026-64 85 00 (växel)