Dr. Scott Thomas

Job Title: 
Director
Biography: 

Professor Thomas is a senior sport scientist with advanced knowledge in the field of applied sport sciences, particular physiology, but in other disciplines as well. In addition to his knowledge, he has taught and/or supervised many of Ontario’s current leading applied sport scientists. Dr. Thomas has been a faculty member at the University of Toronto since 1986 first in the Department of Athletics, then in the Department of Physical Therapy and currently is in the Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education. His research has included characterizing elite athletes and modelling the relation between training and performance. Beyond his sport-specific skill set, he has been a senior administrator (Associate Dean) in his Faculty at University of Toronto.