Juha Ahtiainen

  • Juha Ahtiainen

Dr. Ahtiainen completed his doctorate in Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing at the Department of Biology of Physical Activity, University of Jyväskylä in 2006 under supervision of Prof. Keijo Häkkinen. After completing his PhD, he worked as a Lecturer and Senior Assistant of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing in the Department of Biology of Physical Activity. His current position since 2011 has been University Researcher with special focus on the Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing in the Department of Biology of Physical Activity. The majority of his ongoing projects are related to resistance training-induced neuromuscular adaptations in various research groups. He is also involved in a diverse range of exercise training research projects in humans and including also examining exercise training adaptations with animal models.