Adjunct Associate Professor
James Smeathers

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Faculty of Health,
School of Clinical Sciences


Personal details

Positions

Adjunct Associate Professor
Faculty of Health,
School of Clinical Sciences

Keywords

Biomechanics of soft tissues, Biomechanics of the spine & back pain, Diagnostics - non-invasive using low-frequency vibration, Driving - effect of body vibration on professional drivers, Intervertebral disc cartilage & ligaments, Musculo-skeletal injury prevention

Discipline

Human Movement and Sports Science

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • Phd (University of Reading)
  • BSc (Hons) (University of Reading)

Teaching

Teaching highlights

HMB272 and XNB272 Biomechanics 1 (modules on material properties)

HMB362 and XNB372 Biomechanics 2 (modules on tissue biomechanics)

XNB276 Research in Human Movement (module on measurement and uncertainty)

XNB378 Neurological, Psychological and Musculoskeletal Disorders (Unit Coordinator)

XNB482 Clinical Exercise for Neurological, Psychological and Musculoskeletal Disorders (Musculoskeletal module)

Currently in a non-teaching adjunct post post retirement 5/7/14

Publications

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