Jan-Frieder Harmsen (J.F.)

Jan-Frieder Harmsen is a PhD student at Maastricht University, Dept. of Nutrition and Movement Sciences, and part of the research groups “Diabetes and Metabolism Research Group” (DMRG) as well as "Thermophysiology and Metabolism Maastricht University" (TherMU).


His current research focuses on the impact of the biological clock on metabolism with a focus on insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes mellitus. In his ongoing study, he investigates the effects of environmental light on human metabolic health, thermophysiology and energy metabolism.