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Department of Radiation Sciences


Anders Eklund, professor, combined with clinical employment
Anders Garpebring, associate professor, combined with clinical employment
Anders Widmark, professor

I want to improve the treatment of prostate cancer. The SPCG-7 study shows that the addition of radiation therapy to local high-risk tumors halves the risk of death in prostate cancer.

Angsana Keeratijarut Lindberg, postdoctoral fellow (absent)
Anna Dahlin, research fellow
Anna Rieckmann, research fellow
Annika Holmberg, laboratory technician
Attila Simko, doctoral student
Beatrice Melin, professor, senior consultant (attending) physician
Bertil Axelsson, other position, adjunct professor
Bethany van Guelpen, assistant professor, resident physician
Camilla Holmlund, senior research engineer
Carl Herdenberg, doctoral student (absent)
Carl Wibom, senior research engineer

Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience of Aging

Carolina Hawranek, doctoral student

PhD-candidate in Clinical Oncology at the Deptartment of Radiation Sciences. National Coordinator for RCT study on clinical practice in genetic counselling & prevention efforts in hereditary cancer.

Cedric Patthey, senior research engineer
Christer Grönlund, adjunct associate professor

My research focus is on medical ultrasound imaging with vascular and neuromuscular applications.

Daniel Öhlund, assistant professor, resident physician

M.D, Ph.D., Assistant Professor and Resident Physician in Oncology

Wallenberg Molecular Medicine Fellow

Elin Wallsten, doctoral student

PhD student focusing on quantitative methods for PET/CT and PET/MR.

Emma Danielsson, project assistant
Erik Bovinder Ylitalo, postdoctoral fellow
Erik Nilsson, doctoral student
Filip Grill, doctoral student

Working with MRI and PET brain imaging, as well as data from the Human Connectome Project. Especially interessted in the dopamine system.

Fredrik Öhberg, adjunct associate professor

I work with research and development projects and have a doctoral degree in medical technology since 2015. I work mainly with developing new biomechanical models for studies of body movements.

Greger Orädd, physicist

I'm working with physics-related aspects of nuclear magnetic resonance, quality control and data processing of magnetic resonance imaging of the brain.

Helena Grip, adjunct associate professor

Hospital engineer, assoc. prof. in biomedical engineering and adjunct university lecturer. Research and development within medical technology and movement analysis.

Håkan Hedman, adjunct professor
Håkan Jonsson, research fellow

Statistician, associate professor and docent in cancer epidemiology.

James Mason, postdoctoral fellow
Jarkko Johansson, senior research engineer
Johannes Umander, research engineer
Jonna Wilen, associate professor, combined with clinical employment
Josef Lundman, doctoral student
Joshua Cumming, doctoral student
Justin Harbs, doctoral student
Katharina Wulff, research fellow

Katharina Wulff studies the physiological mechanisms of mammalian timing behaviour from infancy to adulthood and the way in which biological clocks exploit daylight to entrain to the environment. 

Katrine Riklund, professor, senior consultant (attending) physician

I am Pro-Vice-Chancellor and responsible for research and doctoral education in medicine, natural sciences and technology, and third-stream activities and internationalisation.

Kumail Kumar Motiani, postdoctoral fellow

I am working in the Öhlund lab concentrating on the development of a novel tracer for the early detection of pancreatic cancer

Lars Nyberg, professor

Lars Nyberg serves as Professor of Neuroscience and director of Umeå Center for Functional Brain Imaging (UFBI). He is a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Linda Forsell, financial administrator
Linda Köhn, senior research engineer
Linda Vidman, postdoctoral fellow
Maria Sandström, associate professor, senior consultant (attending) physician

Senior lecturer and co-ordinator for the clinical course 2 for the medical students. Senior consultant at the Cancer Centre where I mostly work with brain tumors, lung cancer and thyroid cancer. 

Maria Wing, financial administrator
Max Hellström, doctoral student
Mikael Bylund, doctoral student
Mikael Johansson, associate professor, senior consultant (attending) physician
Minh Hoang Vu, doctoral student
Mitesh Dongre, senior research engineer
Nina Sundström, adjunct associate professor

Biomedical Engineer, Docent and adjunct Associate Professor in Biomedical Engineering. Research areas: Movement analysis, pressure and flow dynamics and quality registries.

Olof Lindahl, adjunct professor
Parniyan Maneshi, other position, doctoral student
Per Fransson, other position

I am an associate professor in Oncology Nursing with a combined position at Cancercentrum, NUS.

Petra Sandberg, postdoctoral fellow

My main research area is mnemonic training across the lifespan. I am also involved in projects regarding human olfaction.

Petter Holmlund, postdoctoral fellow
Robin Rohlén, doctoral student

My research is about developing new methods to use ultrasound to identity and analyse motor units in skeletal muscle tissue.

Sai San Moon Lu, doctoral student
Samuel Kvarnbrink, doctoral student (absent)
Sofi Sandström, other position, doctoral student
Sophia Harlid, senior research engineer
Stefan Bergström, adjunct associate professor
Stina Bodén, doctoral student
Susanna Jakobson Mo, assistant professor, consultant (attending) physician
Tomas Vikner, doctoral student
Tommy Lidström, doctoral student
Torbjörn Sundström, associate professor, senior consultant (attending) physician
Tufve Nyholm, professor, medical physicist

Professor in radiation physics with applications to radiotherapy. The primary focus is application of advanced imaging to guide and individualize radiotherapy.

Urban Wiklund, adjunct associate professor

Associate professor in Biomedical Engineering. Adjunct lecturer at Department of Radiation Sciences. Employed at the Department of Biomedical engineering, R&D, Umeå University Hospital.

Wendy Yi-Ying Wu, senior research engineer
Yvonne Jonsson, laboratory technician
Zahra Haider, postdoctoral fellow
Zheng Mao, research assistant