Position: Director of Research
Categories: Directors

Dip PE, BSc, Msc, PhD; Emeritus Professor, Victoria University; Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL); Former Director, Victoria University Research Center for Exercise Rehabilitation, Sport and Exercise Science

Professor John Carlson has published more than 100 refereed journal papers and book chapters, and been awarded in excess of $8.75 million in grant money for research in exercise and sport science and exercise rehabilitation. John has worked with Australian national sporting teams including track cycling, hockey, tennis, badminton, water skiing, modern pentathlon and triathlon, AFL clubs Collingwood, St Kilda, Essendon and the Western Bulldogs, Melbourne storm in the NRL, and the Melbourne Tigers basketball club, plus many others. John has also served for an extended time as an external advisory consultant to the Australian and Victorian Institutes of Sport.