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Kerry Stephen Seiler

Professor

Sport scientist and graduate student advisor

 
Office:
3I192 ( Universitetsveien 1, Kristiansand )
  • Born 1965
  • Masters in Exercise Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 1987
  • PhD in Kinesiology (Exercise physiology and Exercise biochemistry), University of Texas, at Austin 1995
  • Faculty of Health and Sport, University of Agder since 1997
  • Research consultant, Sorlandet Regional Hospital, since 2003
  • Research consultant, Norwegian Olympic Federation since 2011
  • Past Executive Board Member European College of Sport Science
  • Fellow American College of Sports Medicine
  • Scientific Advisory Board member- Triq
  • Scientific consultant- Uno-X Professional Cycling Team
  • Scientific consultant and educational contributor- Fast Talk Laboratories

Academic interests

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Brain body interactions and perception of effort during and after exercise.
  • Cardiovascular adaptation to training

Projects

  • Physiological adaptations to training
  • Intensity and duration interactions for optimization of endurance training
  • Perceptual responses to exercise

Research projects strongly connected to Talent development in cooperation with Norwegan Olympic Federation.  Key area of research is intensity distribution and training organization for optimal adaptation an performance within endurance disciplines.

Member of PASTA Research group (Physical Activity, Sport, Training, and Adaptation) at UiA.

Scientific publications

  • Haugen, Thomas André; Breitschedel, Felix; Wiig, Håvard; Seiler, Stephen (2021). Countermovement Jump Height in National-Team Athletes of Various Sports: A Framework for Practitioners and Scientists. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 16 (2). s 184 - 189. doi:10.1123/ijspp.2019-0964.
  • Washif, Jad Adrian; Farooq, Abdulaziz; Krug, Isabel; Pyne, David; Verhagen, Evert; Taylor, Lee; Wong, Del P.; Mujika, Iñigo; Cortis, Cristina; Haddad, Monoem; Ahmadian, Omid; Al Jufaili, Mahmood; Al-Horani, Ramzi A.; Al-Mohannadi, Abdulla Saeed; Aloui, Asma; Ammar, Achraf; Arifi, Fitim; Aziz, Abdul Rashid; Batuev, Mikhail; Beaven, Christopher Martyn; Beneke, Ralph; Bici, Arben; Bishnoi, Pallawi; Bogwasi, Lone; Bok, Daniel; Boukhris, Omar; Boullosa, Daniel; Bragazzi, N.L.; Brito, Joao; Cartagena, Roxana Paola Palacios; Chaouachi, A; Cheung, Stephen S.; Chtourou, Hamdi; Cosma, Germina; Debevec, Tadej; DeLang, Matthew D.; Dellal, Alexandre; Dönmez, Gürhan; Driss, Tarak; Peña Duque, Juan David; Eirale, Cristiano; Elloumi, Mohamed; Foster, Carl; Franchini, Emerson; Fusco, Andrea; Galy, Olivier; Gastin, Paul B.; Gill, Nicholas; Girard, Olivier; Gregov, Cvita; Halson, Shona; Hammouda, Omar; Hanzlíková, Ivana; Hassanmirzaei, Bahar; Haugen, Thomas André; Hébert-Losier, Kim; Muñoz Helú, Hussein; Herrera-Valenzuela, Tomás; Hettinga, Florentina J.; Holtzhausen, Louis; Hue, Olivier; Dello Iacono, Antonio; Ihalainen, Johanna K.; James, Carl; Janse van Rensburg, Dina C.; Joseph, Saju; Kamoun, Karim; Khaled, Mehdi; Khalladi, Karim; Kim, Kwang Joon; Kok, Lian-Yee; MacMillan, Lewis; Mataruna-Dos-Santos, Leonardo Jose; Matsunaga, Ryo; Memishi, Shpresa; Millet, Gregoire P.; Moussa-Chamari, Imen; Musa, Danladi Ibrahim; Nguyen, Hoang Minh Thuan; Nikolaidis, Pantelis T.; Owen, Adam; Padulo, Johnny; Pagaduan, Jeffrey Cayaban; Perera, Nirmala Panagodage; Pérez-Gómez, Jorge; Pillay, Lervasen; Popa, Arporn; Pudasaini, Avishkar; Rabbani, Alireza; Rahayu, Tandiyo; Romdhani, Mohamed; Salamh, Paul; Sarkar, Abu-Sufian; Schillinger, Andy; Seiler, Stephen; Setyawati, Heny; Shrestha, Navina; Suraya, Fatona; Tabben, Montassar; Trabelsi, Khaled; Urhausen, Alex; Valtonen, Maarit; Weber, Johanna; Whiteley, Rodney; Zrane, Adel; Zerguini, Yacine; Zmijewski, Piotr; Sandbakk, Øyvind; Ben Saad, Helmi; Chamari, Karim (2021). Training During the COVID-19 Lockdown: Knowledge, Beliefs, and Practices of 12,526 Athletes from 142 Countries and Six Continents. Sports Medicine. ISSN: 0112-1642. s 1 - 16. doi:10.1007/s40279-021-01573-z.
  • Haugen, Thomas André; Breitschedel, Felix; Seiler, Stephen (2020). Sprint mechanical properties in soccer players according to playing standard, position, age and sex. Journal of Sports Sciences. ISSN: 0264-0414. 38 (9). s 1070 - 1076. doi:10.1080/02640414.2020.1741955.
  • Haugen, Thomas André; Breitschedel, Felix; Seiler, Stephen (2019). Sprint mechanical properties in handball and basketball players. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 14 (10). s 1388 - 1394. doi:10.1123/ijspp.2019-0180.
  • Haugen, Thomas André; Breitschedel, Felix; Seiler, Stephen (2019). Sprint mechanical variables in elite athletes: Are force-velocity profiles sport specific or individual?. PLOS ONE. ISSN: 1932-6203. 14 (7). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0215551.
  • Skovereng, Knut; Sylta, Øystein; Tønnessen, Espen; Hammarström, Daniel; Danielsen, Jørgen; Seiler, Stephen; Rønnestad, Bent; Sandbakk, Øyvind (2018). Effects of initial performance, gross efficiency and VO_2peak characteristics on subsequent adaptations to endurance training in competitive cyclists. Frontiers in Physiology. ISSN: 1664-042X. 9s 1 - 9. doi:10.3389/fphys.2018.00713.
  • Vassbakk-Brovold, Karianne; Berntsen, Sveinung; Fegran, Liv; Lian, Henrik; Mjåland, Odd; Mjåland, Svein; Nordin, Karin; Seiler, Stephen; Kersten, Christian (2018). Lifestyle changes in cancer patients undergoing curative or palliative chemotherapy: is it feasible?. Acta Oncologica. ISSN: 0284-186X. 57 (6). s 831 - 838. doi:10.1080/0284186X.2017.1413247.
  • Haugen, Thomas André; Paulsen, Gøran; Seiler, Stephen; Sandbakk, Øyvind (2017). New records in human power. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 13 (6). s 678 - 686. doi:10.1123/ijspp.2017-0441.
  • Sylta, Øystein; Tønnessen, Espen (red.); Sandbakk, Øyvind; Hammarström, Daniel; Danielsen, Jørgen; Skovereng, Knut; Rønnestad, Bent; Seiler, Stephen (2017). Effects of high-intensity training on physiological and hormonal adaptions in well-trained cyclists. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. ISSN: 0195-9131. 49 (6). s 1137 - 1146. doi:10.1249/MSS.0000000000001214.
  • Seiler, Stephen; Sylta, Øystein (2017). How does interval-training prescription affect physiological and perceptual responses?. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 12s 80 - 86. doi:10.1123/ijspp.2016-0464.
  • Vassbakk-Brovold, Karianne; Kersten, Christian; Fegran, Liv; Mjåland, Odd; Mjåland, Svein; Seiler, Stephen; Berntsen, Sveinung (2016). Cancer patients participating in a lifestyle intervention during chemotherapy greatly over-report their physical activity level: a validation study. BMC sports science, medicine and rehabilitation. ISSN: 2052-1847. 8 (10). doi:10.1186/s13102-016-0035-z.
  • Vindholmen, Solveig; Høigaard, Rune; Haugen, Tommy; Seiler, Stephen (2016). Does mindfulness affect participants’ response to a vocational rehabilitation program?. Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine. ISSN: 2164-2850. 4 (1). s 91 - 113. doi:10.1080/21642850.2016.1179120.
  • Haugen, Thomas Andre; Tønnessen, Espen; Seiler, Stephen (2016). Physical and physiological characteristics of male handball players: Influence of playing position and competitive level. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. ISSN: 0022-4707. 56 (1-2). s 19 - 26.
  • Foster, Carl; Anholm, James D; Best, Thomas M.; Boullosa, Daniel; Cress, Maria L; de Koning, Jos J; Goncalves, Carlos; Hahn, Chelsea; Lucia, Alejandro; Porcari, John P; Pyne, David B; Rodriguez-Marroyo, Jose A; Seiler, Stephen (2016). Scientific discovery and its role in sports science. Kinesiology. ISSN: 1331-1441. 48 (2). s 274 - 284.
  • Sylta, Øystein; Tønnessen, Espen; Hammarström, Daniel; Danielsen, Jørgen; Skovereng, Knut; Ravn, Troels; Rønnestad, Bent; Sandbakk, Øyvind; Seiler, Stephen (2016). The Effect of Different High-Intensity Periodization Models on Endurance Adaptations. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. ISSN: 0195-9131. 48 (11). s 2165 - 2174. doi:10.1249/MSS.0000000000001007.
  • Vassbakk Brovold, Karianne; Berntsen, Sveinung; Fegran, Liv; Lian, Henrik; Mjåland, Odd; Mjåland, Svein; Seiler, Stephen; Kersten, Christian (2015). Individualized Comprehensive Lifestyle Intervention in Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy with Curative or Palliative Intent: Who Participates?. PLOS ONE. ISSN: 1932-6203. 10 (7). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0131355.
  • Haugen, Thomas A.; Seiler, Stephen (2015). Physical and physiological testing of soccer players: why, what and how should we measure?. Sportscience. ISSN: 1174-9210. 19s 10 - 26.
  • Hetlelid, Ken Joar; Plews, DJ; Herold, Eva; Laursen, Paul B; Seiler, Stephen (2015). Rethinking the role of fat oxidation: substrate utilisation during high-intensity interval training in well-trained and recreationally trained runners. BMJ Open. ISSN: 2044-6055. doi:10.1136/bmjsem-2015-000047.
  • Munoz, Iker; Seiler, Stephen; Alcocer, A; Carr, N; Esteve-Lanao, Jonathan (2015). Specific intensity for peaking: is race pace the best option?. Asian Journal of Sports Medicine. ISSN: 2008-000X. 6 (3). doi:10.5812/asjsm.24900.
  • Haugen, Thomas Andre; Tønnessen, Espen; Øksenholt, Øyvind Øvrebø; Haugen, Fredrik Lie; Paulsen, Gøran; Enoksen, Eystein; Seiler, Stephen (2015). Sprint Conditioning of Junior Soccer Players: Effects of Training Intensity and Technique Supervision. PLOS ONE. ISSN: 1932-6203. 10 (3). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0121827.
  • Tønnesen, Espen; Svendsen, Ida S.; Rønnestad, Bent; Hisdal, Jonny; Haugen, Thomas Andre; Seiler, Stephen (2014). The annual training periodization of 8 world champions in orienteering. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 10 (1). s 29 - 38. doi:10.1123/ijspp.2014-0005.
  • Vindholmen, Solveig; Haugen, Tommy; Høigaard, Rune; Seiler, Stephen (2015). What distinguishes responders from nonresponders to a vocational rehabilitation program?. Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine. ISSN: 2164-2850. 3 (1). s 263 - 280. doi:10.1080/21642850.2015.1088388.
  • Shalfawi, Shaher A. I.; Seiler, Stephen; Tønnessen, Espen; Haugen, Thomas A. (2014). Aspects of shooting velocity in Norwegian elite handball. Serbian Journal of Sports Sciences. ISSN: 1820-6301. 8 (1). s 33 - 40.
  • Sylta, Øystein; Tønnessen, Espen; Seiler, Stephen (2014). Do elite endurance athletes report their training accurately?. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 9 (1). s 85 - 92. doi:10.1123/IJSPP.2013-0203.
  • Munoz, Iker; Seiler, Stephen; Bautista, Javier; Espana, Javier; Larumbe, Eneko; Esteve-Lanao, Jonathan (2014). Does polarized training improve performance in recreational runners?. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 9 (2). s 265 - 272. doi:10.1123/IJSPP.2012-0350.
  • Sylta, Øystein; Tønnessen, Espen; Seiler, Stephen (2014). From heart-rate data to training quantification: A comparison of 3 methods of training-intensity analysis. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 9 (1). s 100 - 107. doi:10.1123/IJSPP.2013-0298.
  • Haugen, Tommy; Høigaard, Rune; Seiler, Stephen (2014). Normative data of BMI and physical fitness in a Norwegian sample of early adolescents. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. ISSN: 1403-4948. 42 (1). s 67 - 73. doi:10.1177/1403494813504502.
  • Haugen, Thomas Andre; Tønnessen, Espen (red.); Leirstein, Svein; Hem, Erlend; Seiler, Stephen (2014). Not quite so fast: effect of training at 90% sprint speed on maximal and repeated-sprint ability in soccer players. Journal of Sports Sciences. ISSN: 0264-0414. 32 (20). s 1979 - 1986. doi:10.1080/02640414.2014.976248.
  • Vindholmen, Solveig; Høigaard, Rune; Espnes, Geir Arild; Seiler, Stephen (2014). Return to work after vocational rehabilitation: does mindfulness matter?. Psychology Research and Behavior Management. ISSN: 1179-1578. 7s 77 - 88. doi:10.2147/PRBM.S56013.
  • Seiler, Stephen (2014). Same citius, altius, fortius⋯ more women, crashes, and McTwists?. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 9 (1). s 122 - 127. doi:10.1123/IJSPP.2013-0396.
  • Haugen, Thomas Andre; Tønnessen, Espen; Svendsen, Ida S.; Seiler, Stephen (2014). Sprint time differences between single- and dual-beam timing systems. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. ISSN: 1064-8011. 28 (8). s 2376 - 2379. doi:10.1519/JSC.0000000000000415.
  • Tønnessen, Espen; Sylta, Øystein; Haugen, Thomas A.; Hem, Erlend; Svendsen, Ida Siobhan; Seiler, Stephen (2014). The road to gold: Training and peaking characteristics in the year prior to a gold medal endurance performance. PLOS ONE. ISSN: 1932-6203. 9:e101796 (7). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0101796.
  • Munoz, Iker; Cejuela, Roberto; Seiler, Stephen; Larumbe, Eneko; Esteve-Lanao, Jonathan (2014). Training-intensity distribution during an ironman season: Relationship with competition performance. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 9 (2). s 332 - 339. doi:10.1123/IJSPP.2012-0352.
  • Haugen, Thomas Andre; Tønnessen, Espen; Hem, Erlend; Leirstein, Svein; Seiler, Stephen (2013). VO2 max characteristics of elite female soccer players 1989-2007. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 9 (3). s 515 - 521. doi:10.1123/IJSPP.2012-0150.
  • Seiler, Stephen; Jøranson, Kristian; Olesen, Benjamin Vium; Hetlelid, Ken Joar (2013). Adaptations to aerobic interval training: interactive effects of exercise intensity and total work duration. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports. ISSN: 0905-7188. 23 (1). s 74 - 83. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0838.2011.01351.x.
  • Haugen, Thomas Andre; Tønnessen, Espen; Seiler, Stephen (2013). Anaerobic performance testing of professional soccer players 1995-2010. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 8 (2). s 148 - 156. doi:10.1123/ijspp.8.2.148.
  • Tveit, Tor Oddbjørn; Halvorsen, Arthur; Seiler, Stephen; Rosland, Jan Henrik (2013). Efficacy and side effects of intravenous remifentanil patient-controlled analgesia used in a stepwise approach for labour: an observational study. International journal of obstetric anesthesia. ISSN: 0959-289X. 22 (1). s 19 - 25. doi:10.1016/j.ijoa.2012.09.003.
  • Seiler, Stephen (2013). Evaluating the (Your Country Here) Olympic Medal Count. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 8 (2). s 203 - 210. doi:10.1123/ijspp.8.2.203.
  • Seiler, Stephen; Beneke, Ralph; Halson, Shona; Impellizzeri, Franco; Mujika, Inigo; Pyne, David P.; Foster, Carl (2012). Is Doping-Free Sport a Utopia?. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 8 (1). s 1 - 3. doi:10.1123/ijspp.8.1.1.
  • Tønnessen, Espen (red.); Hem, Erlend Jan; Leirstein, Svein; Haugen, Thomas Andre; Seiler, Stephen (2013). Maximal Aerobic Power Characteristics of Male Professional Soccer Players, 1989-2012. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 8 (3). s 323 - 329. doi:10.1123/ijspp.8.3.323.
  • Haugen, Tommy; Ommundsen, Yngvar; Seiler, Stephen (2013). The Relationship Between Physical Activity and Physical Self-Esteem in Adolescents: The Role of Physical Fitness Indices. Pediatric Exercise Science. ISSN: 0899-8493. 25 (1). s 138 - 153. doi:10.1123/pes.25.1.138.
  • Tveit, Tor Oddbjørn; Seiler, Stephen; Halvorsen, Arthur; Rosland, Jan Henrik (2012). Labour analgesia: a randomised, controlled trial comparing intravenous remifentanil and epidural analgesia with ropivacaine and fentanyl. European Journal of Anaesthesiology. ISSN: 0265-0215. 29 (3). s 129 - 136. doi:10.1097/EJA.0b013e32834dfa98.
  • Sandhaug, Maria; Andelic, Nada; Berntsen, Svein A; Seiler, Stephen; Mygland, Åse (2012). Self and near relative ratings of functional level one year after traumatic brain injury. Disability and Rehabilitation. ISSN: 0963-8288. 34 (11). s 904 - 909. doi:10.3109/09638288.2011.626484.
  • Haugen, Thomas A.; Tønnessen, Espen; Seiler, Stephen (2012). Speed and Countermovement-Jump Characteristics of Elite Female Soccer Players, 1995-2010. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 7 (4). s 340 - 349. doi:10.1123/ijspp.7.4.340.
  • Haugen, Thomas A.; Tønnessen, Espen (red.); Seiler, Stephen (2012). The Difference Is in the Start: Impact of Timing and Start Procedure on Sprint Running Performance. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. ISSN: 1064-8011. 26 (2). s 473 - 479. doi:10.1519/JSC.0b013e318226030b.
  • Seiler, Stephen (2011). A Brief History of Endurance Testing in Athletes. Sportscience. ISSN: 1174-9210. 15s 40 - 86.
  • Sæterbakken, Atle; van den Tillaar, Roland; Seiler, Stephen (2011). Effect of Core Stability Training on Throwing Velocity in Female Handball Players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. ISSN: 1064-8011. 25 (3). s 712 - 718. doi:10.1519/JSC.0b013e3181cc227e.
  • Sandhaug, Maria; Andelic, Nada; Seiler, Stephen; Mygland, Åse (2011). Functional Level During the First Year After Moderate and Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: Course and Predictors of Outcome. Journal of Neurology Research. ISSN: 1923-2845. 1 (2). doi:10.4021/jnr20w.
  • Bere, Elling; Oenema, Anke; Prins, Richard G.; Seiler, Stephen; Brug, Johannes (2011). Longitudinal associations between cycling to school and weight status. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity. ISSN: 1747-7166. 6 (3-4). s 182 - 187. doi:10.3109/17477166.2011.583656.
  • Algrøy, Erling Andre; Hetlelid, Ken Joar; Seiler, Stephen; Pedersen, Jørg Inge Stray (2011). Quantifying Training Intensity Distribution in a Group of Norwegian Professional Soccer Players. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP). ISSN: 1555-0265. 6 (1). s 70 - 81. doi:10.1123/ijspp.6.1.70.
  • Seiler, Stephen; Daniels, Jack; Foster, Carl (1999). Perspectives on correct approaches to training. Overload, Performance Incompetence, and Regeneration in Sport. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers. laerebok. s 27 - 41.
  • Seiler, Stephen (2002). Interval Training for Fitness and Performance. Theory and Practice. International Sport Science Association.
  • Seiler, Stephen (2022). Evolution of training process in sports and Esports.
  • Seiler, Stephen (2022). Science & Technology Innovation and Sports Performance Developments.
  • Seiler, Stephen (2021). Good Golly Molly! How did you train to be such a giant killer in Tokyo?.
  • Seiler, Stephen (2021). Counting matches and measuring matchboxes: Mathieu van der Poel at the Tour of Flanders 2021.
  • Seiler, Stephen (2021). From Polarized to Individually Optimized Endurance Training..... in 5 steps.

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