Teaching Faculty

Teaching Faculty

A vital factor in the success of any postgraduate course is in the quality of the lectures given to students throughout the duration of the course.

Please see below for a list of current lecturers for the MRes in Sports Biomechanics and Rehabilitation. Please note that this list may be subject to change.


  • Professor Rami J Abboud - Course Co-Director/Head of Department of Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery (University of Dundee)

  • Mrs Fiona Brownlie - Team Leader Physiotherapist, Cardiac Rehabilitation (NHS Tayside)

  • Mrs Mary Colvin - Physical Activity Improvement Advisor (Sport & Physical Activity Division, Scottish Government)

  • Professor John Dillon - Professor of Hepatology and Gastroenterology (University of Dundee)

  • Dr Tim Drew - Senior Lecturer in Biomechanics (University of Dundee)

  • Dr Audrey Duncan - Sports Science Manager (Institute of Sport & Exercise, University of Dundee)

  • Dr Niall Elliott - Deputy Head of Sports Medicine (Sport Scotland Institute of Sport)

  • Dr Sheila Gibbs - Consultant Clinical Scientist (University of Dundee)

  • Mrs Linda Johnston - Audit and Research

  • Mr Michael Johnston - A&E Consultant (NHS Tayside) 

  • Dr Tommy Kaye - GP and Sports Medicine Specialist

  • Dr Faisel Khan - Reader at Institute of Cardiovascular Research (University of Dundee)

  • Dr Shihab Khogali - Clinical Senior Lecturer in Medical Education (University of Dundee)

  • Mr Gavin Love - Orthopaedic Consultant/Honorary Clinical Senior Teacher (Ninewells Hospital & Medical School)

  • Mr Jamie Maclean - Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer/Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Ninewells Hospital & Medical School)

  • Mr Derek McCormack - Royal Marine Physician (RM Condor, Arbroath))

  • Dr Chris Milne - GP and Sports Physician

  • Mr David Nicoll - Orthopaedic Consultant/Dundee United Team Doctor (Ninewells Hospital & Medical School)

  • Dr Weijie Wang - Senior Lecturer (University of Dundee)

  • Mr Philip Yeates - Chartered Physiotherapist and Sports Specialist