Director, Human Performance Research

Aaron Coutts is a distinguished professor in sport and exercise science at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) where he is the director of Human Performance Research Centre. Aaron has published more than 200 peer reviewed papers mostly focused around developing evidence-based methods for improving performance and health of athletes. He has more than 20 years’ experience work in high performance sport and is currently the sport science consultant to the Carlton Football Club. Aaron is also a Director of Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA) and a member of the Nike Sport Research Laboratory Advisory Board. He is an Associate Editor for the International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance and Science and Medicine in Football. He is also an accredited sport scientist with the ESSA.