Health Sciences

Dr Richard Johnston

Dr Richard JohnstonDr. Richard Johnston has worked as a sports scientist for the past seven years in soccer, rowing and rugby league and currently works at the Norths Devils Leagues Club.

Rich travelled from the United Kingdom to complete his PhD at ACU under the supervision of Dr. Tim Gabbett. He has published a number of papers in high-profile sport science journals and has recently completed his PhD in “Fatigue and pacing in rugby league players”.

Rich officially joined the ACU team earlier this year and teaches in both the undergraduate degree and the High Performance Sport programs.