Research Fellow - Sports Biomechanics & Motor Control, Victoria University

Dr. Paul Glazier is currently a Research Fellow at the Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living at Victoria University. He received his Ph.D. in sports biomechanics and motor control from the Centre for Sports Engineering Research at Sheffield Hallam University in 2011.

Paul has expertise in sports biomechanics, motor control, skill acquisition, and performance analysis of sport, and has authored or co-authored over 40 peer-reviewed journal articles, invited book chapters and published conference papers in these areas.

Paul has provided sports biomechanics and performance analysis services to a wide range of athletes and teams, from regional juniors to Olympic and World Champions, in a variety of sports.

Paul sits on the editorial board for the Annual Review of Golf Coaching and the Journal of Applied Golf Research. He is also an ad-hoc reviewer for a number of leading sport journals, including the British Journal of Sports Medicine, Sports Engineering, Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, and Sports Medicine.

He is an ISPAS Accredited Sports Performance Analyst and a qualified cricket coach.

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  • 2012–present
    Research Fellow, Victoria University


  • 2011 
    Sheffield Hallam University, Ph.D.
  • 1999 
    Cardiff Metropolitan University, B.A. Hons.