Committed to advancing the field of sport science

Leadership

Since its inception, Lisa Rabaut has served as Managing Director of ESSI. Prior to the official launch of ESSI, Lisa was the Project Manager of severa …

Managing Director

Ron Zernicke is the Director of the Exercise & Sport Science Initiative and a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery (Michigan Medicine), Professor of Kines …

Director

Michigan Performance Research Laboratory

Geoff is in his third year as a Kinesiology Ph.D. student in the Michigan Performance Research Lab, working under the eye of Dr. Ron Zernicke. His wor …

Doctoral Student

Mason Ferlic brings to the lab a unique perspective as both an engineer and professional athlete. Mason graduated from the University of Michigan in 2 …

Research Engineer

Erin Finn is a graduate student who works under Professors Ron Zernicke and Ken Kozloff in the Michigan Performance Research Laboratory. Erin will rec …

Graduate Research Assistant

Jocelyn Hafer is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Michigan Performance Research Laboratory. Her research focuses on understanding interactions be …

Postdoctoral Fellow

Dr. Kozloff is an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Michigan.¬† Dr. Kozloff performed his undergraduate studies in Materi …

Visiting Professor

Cassie Kuyawa is a fourth-year undergraduate studying Biomedical Engineering. She will continue her education next year at the University of Michigan …

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Jillian Peacock has over 7 years of experience as a Mechanical Engineer, including instrument design and research experience at the University of Cali …

Lead Research Engineer

Seraphina Provenzano is a senior at the University of Michigan studying Movement Science in the School of Kinesiology. She has been working in researc …

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Sport Analytics

Pete Bodary¬†is a clinical faculty member in the Departments of Movement Science and Applied Exercise Science in the School of Kinesiology at the Unive …

In July, Sigrid Olthof will join ESSI as a postdoctoral research fellow in the domain of Sport Data and Analysis. Sigrid has experience working in spo …