Academic Staff

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Ross Andersen

Dr. Ross Andersen - Professor

Research Interests:

Exercise physiology, obesity treatment, physical activity interventions, epidemiology, aging, public health surveillance and health disparities, physical activity policy.

More details

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x0578

ross.andersen [at] (Email) - Website

Dr. Gordon Bloom - Professor

Research Interests:

Sport psychology, pedagogy, coaching knowledge and behaviours, team building, psychology of athletic injuries (concussions).

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x0516

gordon.bloom [at] (Email) - Website

Dr. Julie Côté - Associate Professor / Chair

Research Interests:

Biomechanics, ergonomics, motor control, fatigue, musculoskeletal disorders.

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x0539

julie.cote2 [at] (Email) - Website

Dr. Lindsay Duncan - Assistant Professor

Research Interests:

Exercise and health psychology; health communication; health behaviour change; interventions to increase the initiation and maintenance of physical activity, particularly among cancer survivors.

More details

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x00919

lindsay.duncan [at] (Email)

Dr. William Harvey - Associate Professor

Research Interests:

Pedagogy, adapted physical activity, self-regulation, physical activity and persons with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), play and movement skill proficiency, perceptions and professional skill development of physical education teachers..

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x0488

william.harvey [at] (Email) - Website

Dennis Jensen

Dr. Dennis Jensen - Assistant Professor, Canada Research Chair in Clinical Exercise and Respiratory Physiology, CIHR, Tier 2

Research Interests:

Clinical and integrative exercise & cardio-respiratory physiology; physiological/pathophysiological mechanisms of exertional breathlessness and activity-limitation in health and disease; lifestyle and pharmacological interventions to improve exertional breathlessness and exercise performance in patient populations; effects of obesity, aging, and sex (or gender) on exercise physiological responses; chemoreflex control of breathing; acid-base balance; exercise hyperpnea; respiratory mechanical/muscular function; diaphragmatic EMG.

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x0472

dennis.jensen [at] (Email) - Website

Dr. Jordan Koch - Assistant Professor

Research Interests:

The sociology of sport; cultural studies; sport-for-development programming; ethnographic methods; critical pedagogy in physical and health education.

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x09987

jordan.koch [at] (Email)

Theodore Milner

Dr. Theodore Milner - Professor

Research Interests:

Neurophysiology, motor control, biomechanics, rehabilitation, fMRI, biomedical sensors.

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x0482

theodore.milner [at] (Email) - Website

Dr. Caroline Paquette - Assistant Professor

Research Interests:

Human locomotion, postural control, brain imaging (MRI, PET), brain stimulation (TMS, tDCS), aging, neurological populations, prevention/rehabilitation

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x00890

caroline.paquette [at] (Email) - Website

David Pearsall

Dr. David Pearsall - Associate Professor

Research Interests:

Biomechanics, human locomotion -running on irregular terrains, applied ice hockey research.

More details

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x0541

david.pearsall [at] (Email) - Website

Dilson Rassier

Dr. Dilson Rassier - Professor/Dean - Faculty of Education, Canada Research Chair, Tier 1, in Muscle Biophysics

Research Interests:

Muscle physiology and biophysics.

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x0558

dilson.rassier [at] (Email) - Website - Publications

Dr. Lee Schaefer - Assistant Professor

Research Interests:

Early career teacher attrition, physical education pedagogy, Aboriginal youth and wellness, role of the outdoors in increased physical activity and narrative inquiry.

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x0572

lee.schaefer [at] (Email)

Dr. Shane N. Sweet - Assistant Professor

Research Interests:

Understanding, changing and promoting physical activity adoption and maintenance in adults with a focus on special populations (i.e., adults with type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and spinal cord injury).

More details

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x09903

shane.sweet [at] (Email)

 Emeritus Professor

Dr. Gregory Reid - Professor (retired)

B.Ed.(McG.), M.S.(Calif.), Ph.D.(Penn. St.)

Research Interests:

Adapted Physical Activity, Motor Behaviour and Autism; Self-regulation of Individuals with Movement Difficulties; Self-determination.

greg.reid [at] (Email)

 Faculty Lecturer


Celena Scheede-Bergdahl

B.Sc.(C'dia), M.Sc.(Montr.), Ph.D.(Copen.)                                                                                             

Phone: (514) 398-4184 x00839

celena.scheede [at] (Email)


Adjunct Professors

Dr. Ruddy Richard; M.D.(Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg), Ph.D.(Paris Descartes)

Dr. Catherine M. Sabiston; B.Sc.K.(Dal.), M.H.K.(Windsor), Ph.D.(Br. Col.)

Dr. Lymperis (Perry) Koziris; M.A. (McG); Ph.D. (Penn. St.)

Associate Members

Dr. Jean Bourbeau; M.D.(Laval)

Dr. Robert Thomas Jagoe; B.A.(Camb.), M.B., B.Chir., MRCP(UK), CCST(Resp. and General (Internal) Med.), Ph.D.(Newcastle, UK), F.R.C.P.

Dr. Jose Morais; M.D. (Montr.)

Dr. Shawn Robbins; M.Sc., Ph.D. (W. Ont.)

Dr. Timothy H. Wideman; Ph.D. (McG)