Assoc Professor Janet Taylor

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Assoc Professor Janet Taylor
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+612 9399 1716

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Current appointments
Principal Research Fellow, NHMRC
Conjoint Senior Lecturer, UNSW
Honorary Senior Lecturer, USyd

Janet Taylor (MBBS, MBiomedE, MD) received her doctorate for research in neurophysiology from the University of New South Wales in 1991 and was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Alberta, Edmonton and at NeuRA for Neurology, Queens Square, London. She has been at NeuRA since 1993. Her interests include proprioception, which includes the sensations related to position, movement and forces produced by or imposed on the body, and the neural control of human movement, particularly during muscle fatigue. She is currently Chair of Commission I: Locomotion for the International Union of Physiological Sciences.