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About Wendy L Gilleard

Associate Professor Wendy Gilleard
BAppSc(UTS), MSc(Hons)(UOW), PhD(Syd)
Dr Gilleard has lectured in biomechanics and statistics for 20 years and has a good track record of collaborative research across a number of areas and professions including exercise physiologists, doctors, statisticians and physiotherapists. She has used novel statistical approaches to identify relationships between biological parameters leading to a deeper understanding of relationship between discreet variables. She has a particular research interest in the adaptations of human motion to increases in mass and dimension such as that which occurs in pregnancy and with obesity. In total Dr Gilleard has made over 125 contributions to the scientific literature, including 35 international refereed journal articles. She has been successful with nationally competitive research grant acquisition including Garnett Passe and Rodney Williams Memorial Foundation and Australian Sports Commission as well as many university research grants. She is the current Past President for the Australian and New Zealand Society of Biomechanics.


Present Deputy Head of School, School of Health & Human Sciences, Southern Cross University


Contact Information

PO Box 157
Lismore NSW
Australia 2480
Phone: (+612)6620 3501
Fax: (+612)6620 3380


Journal articles (43)