Dr. Julie Côté

Associate Professor / Chair
Contact Information

475 Pine Avenue West
Montreal, Quebec H2W 1S4


514-398-4184 Ext 0539
514-398-4400 Ext 0539
Email address: 
julie.cote2 [at] mcgill.ca
Kinesiology and Physical Education
Occupational Biomechanics and Ergonomics Lab
Area of expertise: 

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


B.Sc., M.Sc.(Wisc.-Madison), Ph.D.(Montr.)

Selected publications: 

Srinivasan D, Sinden K, Mathiassen SE, Côté JN (2016) Gender differences in fatigability and muscle activity responses to a short-cycle repetitive task. European Journal of Applied Physiology, doi:10.1007/s00421-016-3487-7.

Vafadar AK, Archambault PS, Côté JN (2015) Sex differences in the shoulder position sense acuity: a cross-sectional study. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders (IF: 1.717), 16(1): 273.

Fedorowich L, Emery K, Côté JN (2015) The effect of walking while typing on neck/shoulder patterns. European Journal of Applied Physiology (IF: 2.187), 115(8): 1813-23.    

Côté JN (2014) Adaptations to neck/shoulder fatigue and injury. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 826: 205-28.

Fedorowich L, Emery K, Gervasi B, Côté JN (2013) Gender differences in neck/shoulder muscular patterns in response to repetitive motion induced fatigue. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology 23(5): 1183-9.

Antle DM, Côté JN (2013) Relationships between lower limb and trunk discomfort and vascular, muscular and kinetic outcomes during stationary standing work. Gait and Posture 37(4): 615-9.

Johansen TI, Samani A, Antle D, Côté JN, Madeleine PM (2013) Gender effects on the coordination of subdivisions of the trapezius muscle during a repetitive box-folding task. European Journal of Applied Physiology 113(1): 175-82.

For more details, and an updated list of publications and projects, visit Dr. Côté’s ResearchGate page.