Dr Jemima Spathis - Nat Sch Exercise Science (Faculty of Health Sciences)

Assistant Supervisor – Only eligible to supervise with a fully accredited Principal or Co-supervisor

Jemima's area of expertise is within applied sport science and clinical exercise physiology, with a particular focus on Paralympic classification, power lifting and women's health. She has numerous peer reviewed journals and completed her PhD in 2015 from University of Queensland entitled, "Towards evidence-based classification in Track and Filed events"


Phone :7886 (Brisbane)
Email :jemima.spathis@acu.edu.au
URIs : Staff Directory Profile

Research Interests

Sports Performance ; Exercise Physiology ; Women's Health ;

Methods Expertise

Cross-Sectional ; intervention studies ;

Research Projects

No research project is currently recorded.

Selected Publications


Effect of Competition Frequency on Strength Performance of Powerlifting Athletes, in The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research


A battery of strength tests for evidence-based classification in Para swimming, in Journal of Sports Sciences

Guidelines for the delivery and monitoring of high intensity interval training in clinical populations, in Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases


Reliability and validity of a talent identification test battery for seated and standing Paralympic throws, in Journal of Sports Sciences