Movement Science and Exercise Therapy
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

​​​​​​​​​​​Division of Movement Science and Exercise Therapy​


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Associate Professor and Head of Division.

Hons. Biokinetics & Overall Hons. coordinator
Field of expertise: Biokinetics, Neurorehabilitation​​​

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Principle Secratary

021 808 4915

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Principle Secratary

021 808 4723

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Full Professor, Head of Research
Field of expertise: Applied exercise physiology (High Performance Cycling & Running), Monitoring training load and recovery, Biomechanics, Clincal research (Cerebral Palsy)​
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Senior Lecturer, Head of Teaching and Learning

Hons. Kinderkinetics coordinator
Field of expertise: Kinderkinetics​

Dr Candace Vermaak

Lecturer, Head of Social Impact

Undergraduate coordinator - third year
Field of expertise: Biokinetics and disabilities, Health and wellness​

Ms Debbie Skinstad

Lecturer, Undergraduate coordinator - first year
Field of expertise: Youth sport, Human experiences in sport, Qualitative research​

Dr Elbe de Villiers

Field of expertise: Biokinetics​
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Mr Ian Rainsford

Field of expertise: Biokinetics

Extraordinary Staff

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Field of Expertise:

Affiliation: Coventry University, UK

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Field of Expertise: Biokinetics​, clinical exercise physiology

Affiliation: Chichester

Dr Teun van Erp

Field of expertise: High-performance cycling​
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Post-Doctotal Research Fellow

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Field of expertise: Kinderkinetics
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