Anthony (Tony) Okely

Professor of Physical Development, University of Wollongong

Professor Anthony (Tony) Okely is Director of Research at Early Start at the University of Wollongong, Australia.
Tony’s research focuses on physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and motor development in children.
Tony led the research team that developed and recently updated the Australian Physical Activity Recommendations for Children 0-5 years, and the Australian Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines for Children and Young People

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Physical Development, University of Wollongong

Education

  • 1999 
    University of Wollongong, EdD