Lecturer, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University

Dr Andrew Lavender is the Course Coordinator for the Exercise, Sports and Rehabilitation Science course in the School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Faculty of Health Sciences at Curtin University. His research interests include effects of exercise induced muscle damage and recovery, motor control and how motor function is affected by ageing, exercise and neuromuscular disorders.

Dr Lavender is currently teaching motor control and supervising graduate students in projects that involve exercise induced muscle damage, effects of tackling on brain function and the effects of exercise on cortical function in healthy older people.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University

Education

  • 2006 
    Yokohama City University, PhD