- Damian FarrowSupervisor availability unknownAvailable for media queries
Professor Damian Farrow is an expert on understanding the factors critical to sport expertise and talent/skill development. Holding a joint appointment between Victoria University and The Australian Institute of Sport, he conducts applied research and provides service to a range of national sports organisations focused on the development of athlete skill and coach education.
- Junior sport
- Skill acquisition
- Sport expertise
- Talent development
- Mike FaulknerAvailable to supervise research students
Professor Faulkner's students have researched all the major wireless standards since GSM (i.e. 3G, 4G, and 5G) and are embarking on 6G. He fosters close relationships with key companies in the area as a practical work approach with high impact. His group's research contributed to VU's engineering impact rating of 'high' as assessed by the Australian Research Council (2019).
- Electronic and telecommunications engineering
- Digital signal processing in control communications and biomedical engineering'
- Wireless and mobile technologies
- Alessandra FerriAvailable to supervise research studentsAvailable for media queries
Alessandra is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow specialised in the physiology and pathophysiology of muscle oxidative metabolism. As an exercise physiologist, she is passionate about the concept of "Exercise is Medicine," and her main interest is to understand the role of exercise to improve muscle health, physical function and quality of life in different clinical populations.
- Clinical exercise physiology
- Exercise is Medicine
- Exercise and Motor Neuron Disease
- Muscle Oxidative Metabolism
- Elliott FlowersUnavailable to supervise research students
Elliott is a postdoctoral research fellow within the Institute for Health and Sport. He is currently working on multiple projects relating to reducing the boundaries for women to engage in sport.
- Behaviour change
- Sport and exercise psychology
- Quantitative research
- Women in sport
- Green exercise
- Michelle FongAvailable to supervise research students
Michelle has successfully supervised Doctoral research theses and numerous capstone business projects in Master degree programs to completion. Michelle published widely in journals, books and conference proceedings and has been an assessor of manuscripts for journals, book chapters and conference proceedings.
- Business research
- Quantitative data analysis