Marie Helsing Västfjäll started working as a senior lab manager in professor Martin Lövdén’s team at Aging Research Center in February 2015. Her main responsibility is to manage organizational issues concerning the data collections at Hjärnlabbet but she also has the overall responsibility for the lab.
Marie completed her PhD in psychology at Gothenburg University in 2012. The thesis was about the effects of everyday music listening on emotions, stress and health. Before working as a senior lab manager she has worked as a senior research assistant (utredare) at Linköping University and as a lecturer at University of Skövde and University of Borås.