ISBS Executive Council
President:


Duane Knudson
Texas State University, USA  
Past President:

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Young-Hoo Kwon
Texas Women's University, USA
Secretary-General:

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Peter Sinclair
University of Sydney, Australia
Treasurer:

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Silvio Lorenzetti
Swiss Federal Institute of Sport Magglingen
Vice President
(Awards)
:

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Neil Bezodis
Swansea University, 
UK
Vice President
(Projects & 
Research):

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Ina Janssen
National Sports Centre, Netherlands
Vice President
(Conferences & Meetings)
:

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Tim Exell
University of Portsmouth, UK
Vice President
(Public Relations)
:

LAURAANNEFURLONG
Laura-Anne Furlong
Loughborough University, UK
Vice President
(Publications)
:

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Sarah Breen
Northern Michigan University, USA

Directors (2019-2021)
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Floren Colloud
Université de Poitiers, France
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Steffi Colyer
University of Bath, UK
 
sdavid
Sina David
German Sport University, Germany
yenemoto
Yasushi Enomoto
University of Tsukuba,  Japan
 
shinjisakurai
Shinji Sakurai
Chukyo University, Japan
dharrison
Drew Harrison
University of Limerick, Ireland
 

  motsukjo
Mitsuo Otsuka

Ritsumeikan University,  Japan

  ksheerin
Kelly Sheerin

Auckland University of Technology,
New Zealand

 
Directors (2018-
Wen Tzu Tang
Wen-Tzu Tang
National Taiwan Sport University, Taiwan
GillianWeir
Gillian Weir
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
 

Ezio Preatoni
University of Bath, UK
hiroyukinunomeHiro Nunome
Fukuoka University, Japan
 

Randall Jensen
Northern Michigan University, USA
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Steffen Willwacher
German Sport University, Germany
 

PMorouço2016
Pedro Morouço

Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Portugal

MarcusLee2016
Marcus Lee

Singapore Sports Institute, Singapore


ISBS Student Representative
2018-2020
JFunken
Johannes Funken
German Sport University, Germany
2016-2018
GillianWeir
Gillian Weir
University of Western Australia, Australia
2015-2016
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Madoka Kinoshita
University of Tsukuba, Japan
 2013-2015
LAURAANNEFURLONG
Laura-Anne Furlong
Loughborough University, UK

ISBS Subcommittees

 ISBS Nominations Committee: Young-Hoo Kwon, Peter Sinclair, Marcus Lee,

ISBS Research and Projects Committee:
The Vice President of Research and Projects with the support of the Research and Projects committee is responsible for reviewing the following grant applications:

Committee Chair:
Vice President of Research and Projects: Ina Janssen

Committee Member(s):
ISBS Board Member, Helen Bayne, University of Pretoria, South Africa
ISBS Board Member, Neil Bezodis, Swansea University, UK
ISBS Board Member, Roman Farana, University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

ISBS Publications Committee:
The Vice President of Publications with the support of the publications committee is responsible for the publication of the following:

Committee Chair:
Vice President of Publications: Sarah Breen

Committee Member(s):
ISBS Member,  Catherine Tucker, Leeds Beckett University, UK
ISBS Student Member, Laura Judson, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
ISBS Board Member, Gillian Wier, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA

ISBS Conferences & Meetings Committee:
The Vice President of Conferences & Meetings with the support of the Conferences & Meetings committee is responsible for the following:

  • Application process for ISBS conferences
  • Advising and aiding the host of the current ISBS conference on ISBS matters
  • Matters with respect to the ISBS conferences (e.g. evaluation of review process)
  • Student Travel Grant

Committee Chair:
Vice President of Conferences & Meetings: Tim Exell

Committee Member(s):
ISBS Board Member, Patria Hume
ISBS Exeutive Council Member, Neal Smith
ISBS Board Member, Hiro Nunome
ISBS Executive Council Member, Sarah Breen

The Vice President of  Research and Projects Report for 2017-2018 is available here.

The Vice President of  Research and Projects welcomes expressions of interest to join the Research and Projects committee. Please submit the Committee Interest Form to the Vice President of  Research and Projects if you would like to serve on this committee.

The Vice President of Publications Report for 2017-2018 is available here.

The Vice President of Publications welcomes expressions of interest to join the Publications committee. Please submit the Committee Interest Form to the Vice President of Publications if you would like to serve on this committee.

The Vice President of Conference & Meetings Report for 2017-2018 is available here.

The Vice President of Conference & Meetings welcomes expressions of interest to join the Conference & Meetings committee. Please submit the Committee Interest Form to the Vice President of Conference & Meetings if you would like to serve on this committee.

ISBS Public Relations Committee:
The Vice President of Public Relations with the support of the Public Relations committee is responsible for the promotion and visibility of the society internationally, liaising with the
society sponsors, and developing and maintaining relationships with other learned societies.

Committee Chair:
Vice President of Public Relations: Laura-Anne Furlong

Committee Member(s):
ISBS Student Representative: Johannes Funken, University of Massachusetts, USA
ISBS Member: Joseph Hamill, University of Massachusetts, USA
ISBS Member: Bruce Mason, Australian Institute of Sport, Australia
ISBS Member: Shannon Barnes, Victoria University, Australia
ISBS Member: Avelino Amado, University of Massachusetts, USA

   

The Vice President of Public Relations Report for 2018-2019 is available here.

The Vice President of  Public Relations welcomes expressions of interest to join the Public Relations committee. Please submit the Committee Interest Form to the Vice President of  Public Relations if you would like to serve on this committee.

   

ISBS Past Officers (Executive Council) [Go back to the top]


Over the years, there are many sports biomechanists who had served the ISBS. Their achievements had led to the success of ISBS. Here is a list of the past officers in the executive council over the years.
 

ISBS President
1981-1985


Juris Terauds
Colorado State University, USA
1985-1986


Marlene Adrian
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
1986-1988


Laurence Holt
Dalhousie University, Canada
1988-1990


Ellen Kreighbaum
Montana State University, Bozeman, USA
1990-1992


Bill Morrison
 
 
1992-1994


Lela Stoner
University of Minnesota, USA
1994-1996


Renato Rodano
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
1996-1998


Hans Gros
University of Stuttgart, Germany
1998-2000


Ross Sanders
University of Edinburgh, UK
2001-2002


Eugene Brown
Michigan State University, USA
 
2002-2005*


Bruce Elliott
University of Western Australia, Australia
2005-2007

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Hermann Schwameder
University of Salzburg, Austria
2007-2009


Youlian Hong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
2009-2011


Manfred Vieten
University of Konstanz, Germany
2011-2013


Drew Harrison
University of Limerick, Ireland
2013-2015


Joseph Hamill
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
 2016-2018

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Gareth Irwin
Cardiff Metropolitan University,
UK
     

* served a 3-year term due to cancellation of 2003 symposium.


ISBS Vice President (Awards)
1999-2001


Barbara Gowitzke
McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
2001-2005


Stuart Miller
Leeds Metropolitan University, UK
2005-2009


Richard Smith
University of Sydney, Australia
2009-2013

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Gareth Irwin
Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK
2013-2015


Liz Bradshaw
Australian Catholic University, Australia
2015-2019

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Neal Smith
University of Chicester, UK
       

ISBS Vice President (Conferences and Meetings)
1999-2001


Tony Bauer
Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
2001-2007


Youlian Hong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
2007-2009


Mario Lamontagne
University of Ottawa, Canada
2009-2011


Peter Chenfu Huang
Taiwan National Normal University, Taiwan
2011-2015

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Hermann Schwameder
University of Salzburg, 
2015-2019


Gerda Strutzenberger
University of Salzburg,
Austria
       

ISBS Vice President (Projects and Research)
2000-2004


Richard Smith
University of Sydney, Australia
2004-2010


Ross Sanders
University of Edinburgh, UK
2010-2014


Jing Xian Li
University of Ottawa,
Canada
2014-2015


Gerda Strutzenberger
University of Salzburg,
Austria
 2015-2019

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Tim Exell
University of Portsmouth,
UK

ISBS Vice President (Public Relations)
2000-2002


Renato Rodano
Politecnico di Milano, Italy
2002-2004


Eadric Bressel
Utah State University, USA
2004-2008


Angus Burnett
Curtin University of Technology / Edith Cowan University, Australia
2008-2010

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Hermann Schwameder
University of Karlsruhe, Germany
2008-2017

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Wolfgang Potthaust
German Sports University, Germany

ISBS Vice President (Publications)
2000-2004


Hans Gros
University of Stuttgart, Germany
2004-2008


Young-Hoo Kwon
Texas Woman's University, USA
2008-2012


Duane Knudson
Texas State University, USA
2012-2014


Daniel Fong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong /
Loughborough University, UK
 

ISBS Secretary-General
1997-2001


Stuart Miller
Leeds Metropolitan University, UK
2001-2006


John Blackwell
University of San Francisco, USA
2006-2007


Drew Harrison
University of Limerick, Ireland
2007-2011


John Ostarello
California State University, East Bay, USA
20011-2019

Randall Jensen
Northern Michigan University, USA

ISBS Treasurer
1999-2001 & 2005-2015


Manfred Vieten
University of Konstanz, Germany
2001-2005


Giannis Giakas
University of Thessaly, Greece