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Dr Mick Wilkinson

Senior Lecturer

Department: Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation

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Dr Mick Wilkinson has been lecturing in Sport and Exercise Science at institutions across the UK since 1999, joining the department at Northumbria in 2005.

Teaching responsibilities are predominantly in the area of research methods and statistics since becoming a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society in 2011. Dr Wilkinson has designed and leads research methods modules at level 4, 5 and Masters level. His administration role is research ethics coordinator in the Department of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation for staff and PGR students.   

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Twitter: @NUSportEx

Campus Address

Northumberland Building
Northumbria University

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Effect of time on biomechanics during exercise on the functional re-adaptive exercise device, Winnard, A., Debuse, D., Wilkinson, M., Parmar, A., Schuren, T., Caplan, N. 17 Sep 2019, In: Journal of Sports Sciences
  • Estimation versus falsification approaches in sport and exercise science, Wilkinson, M., Winter, E. 2019, In: Journal of Sports Sciences
  • Measurement error of 3-D kinematic and kinetic measures during overground endurance running in recreational runners between two test sessions separated by 48 hours., Stoneham, R., Barry, G., Saxby, L., Wilkinson, M. 22 Feb 2019, In: Physiological Measurement
  • Feet and Footwear: Applying Biological Design and Mismatch Theory to Running Injuries, Michael, W., Richard, S., Lee, S. 7 May 2018, In: International Journal of Sports and Exercise Medicine
  • Textured insoles reduce vertical loading rate and increase subjective plantar sensation in overground running, Wilkinson, M., Ewen, A., Caplan, N., O'Leary, D., Smith, N., Stoneham, R., Saxby, L. 2018, In: European Journal of Sport Science
  • Exploring the performance reserve: Effect of different magnitudes of power output deception on 4,000 m cycling time-trial performance, Stone, M., Thomas, K., Wilkinson, M., Stevenson, E., St. Clair Gibson, A., Jones, A., Thompson, K. 9 Mar 2017, In: PLoS One
  • Movement amplitude on the Functional Re-adaptive Exercise Device: deep spinal muscle activity and movement control, Winnard, A., Debuse, D., Wilkinson, M., Samson, L., Weber, T., Caplan, N. Aug 2017, In: European Journal of Applied Physiology
  • Systematic Review of countermeasures to minimise physiological changes and risk of injury to the lumbopelvic area following long-term microgravity, Winnard, A., Nasser, M., Debuse, D., Stokes, M., Evetts, S., Wilkinson, M., Hides, J., Caplan, N. Jan 2017, In: Musculoskeletal Science and Practice
  • The immediate effects of exercise using the Functional Re-adaptive Exercise Device on lumbopelvic kinematics in people with and without low back pain, Winnard, A., Debuse, D., Wilkinson, M., Tahmosybayat, R., Caplan, N. 31 Jan 2017, In: Musculoskeletal Science and Practice
  • The prevalence and significance of renal perfusion defects in early kidney transplants quantified using 3D contrast enhanced ultrasound (CEUS), Stenberg, B., Wilkinson, M., Elliott, S., Caplan, N. Nov 2017, In: European Radiology


  • Sport PhD January 31 2009
  • Sports Science MSc September 01 1996
  • Sports Studies BA (Hons) September 01 1992

PGR Supervision

  • Richard Stoneham The effects of foot structure, footwear and technique on knee joint loads in over ground running Start: 01/10/2015
  • Ruth Boldon Start: 30/04/2019


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