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Jacqueline Alderson

Assoc/Prof Jacqueline Alderson

Associate Professor
Sport Biomechanics

Contact details
Address
Sport Biomechanics
The University of Western Australia (M408)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 5827
Fax
+61 8 6488 1039
Email
jacqueline.alderson@uwa.edu.au

Associate Professor
Human Sciences, School of

Contact details
Address
School of Human Sciences
The University of Western Australia (M408)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 5827
Fax
+61 8 6488 1039
Email
jacqueline.alderson@uwa.edu.au
Qualifications
BSc PhD W.Aust.
Biography
Associate Professor Jacqueline Alderson has been a member of faculty at the University of Western Australia since 2002. She teaches in the both the undergraduate and graduate curriculums though maintains a strong research focus having supervised; 36 honours (thesis), 4 masters and 16 doctoral students to completion. Jacqueline currently supervises a further 11 PhD and 3 honours candidates in the sport, clinical and occupational biomechanics domains. She has authored/co-authored 100+ peer reviewed text books, book chapters, research papers and conference proceedings in the areas of sports performance, sports injury prevention and biomechanical modelling. She is a fellow and former director of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sport and an associate editor of that society’s journal. Jacqueline has an extensive community and industry engagement portfolio that includes biomechanical consultancy /grant funding of > $2 million AUD from groups such as; the Australian Research Council, Australian Institute of sport and their state based affiliates, Cricket Australia, Swimming Australia, International cricket Council, Indian Premier League, Hockey Australia, New Zealand Accident Compensation Corporation (SportSmart Review) and the Australian Automotive Cooperative Research Centre. A regular invited and keynote conference speaker, Jacqueline currently leads research teams in the areas of wearable and markerless technologies, and artificial intelligence/big data analytics in sport. Most importantly, she is easily recognized around campus as the Professor with a constant four legged shadow, aka her 13 yr old border terrier named Grace.
Key research
sports biomechanics
kinematic modelling
computer vision
machine learning
Roles, responsibilities and expertise
Senior research lead in sports biomechanics

Future research
- Leveraging big data techniques for sports biomechanics
- Integrating wearable technologies for high fidelity field based data capture
Research profile
Research profile and publications
 

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