Senior Lecturer and Sports Science Consultant, Australian Catholic University

Dr Craig Duncan is internationally recognised in the area of sport science and human performance. Craig completed his undergraduate degree in human movement science and his PhD in sport and exercise science.

He also has post graduate qualifications in education and is presently completing a masters in psychology.

Craig has lectured in the field of sport science for over 14 years and has focused on the areas of growth and development of the elite athlete and maximising athletic potential. He has worked in a number of sports including football (soccer), netball, basketball, rugby, cricket, cycling and triathlon.

In recent times he has specialised in the sport of football (soccer) and has consulted to the football federation of Australia and was head of human performance at Sydney FC. Craig is now focussed on consulting and is working with a variety of organisations to enhance the performance of every athlete he works with.

Craig is well known for his “prevention is better than cure” philosophy to injury prevention and is a strong advocate of athlete monitoring. He now implements systems as a solution for clubs, individual athletes, federations and corporations to overcome limitations in human performance.

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Lecturer and Sports Science Consultant, ACU