Who We Are

The Movement Innovation lab is run by a group of very experienced researchers who have extensive expertise in performance psychology.

Professor Cathy Craig - expertise in decision making in sport, virtual reality training, measuring and understanding movement, perceptual skills

Dr Alan Cummins - expertise in designing and creating virtual environments for sport and rehabilitation based applications

Dr Matthew Rodger - expertise in music performance, performance analysis using motion capture, auditory feedback and skill acquisition

Dr Mihalis Doumas - expertise in balance control, effects of ageing on performance

Dr Joost Dessing - expertise in goal-keeping, catching, interception, coordination

Previous Members

Dr Caroline Whyatt - expertise in balance, coordination, movement in atypical populations

Dr Aishwar Dhawan - expertise in performance analysis using video and motion capture (ISPAS level 5 accredited)

Dr Mahmoud Awad - expertise in movement gaming technology (e.g. the Kinect), programming virtual environments for rehabilitation

Dr William Young

Dr Marta Bienkiewicz 

Dr Gareth Watson