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Stapley, Paul Professor

Head of School, Medicine

  • Coordinator - Neural Control of Movement Laboratory
  • Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
  • School of Medicine

Top Publications


Research Overview


  • • Corticospinal + sensory control of posture and movement
    • Cortical, sub-cortical + spinal control of movement and exercise
    • Saccadic eye movements + balance
    • Cognition + exercise
    • Ageing + exercise

Geographic Focus


Available as Research Supervisor

Available for Collaborative Projects

Selected Publications


Impact Story


  • <a href="https://twitter.com/ihmri/status/860011586378846209" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://twitter.com/ihmri/status/860011586378846209<br /><br /></a><a href="https://radiopublic.com/nursingreview-GZwP3W/s1!100de" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://radiopublic.com/nursingreview-GZwP3W/s1!100de</a><a href="https://twitter.com/ihmri/status/860011586378846209" target="_blank" rel="noopener"></a>

Available as Research Supervisor

Potential Supervision Topics


  • Mediating cross education of motor function using eccentric cycling
  • Probing corticospinal contributions to posture and movement coordination.

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Neurophysiological correlates of balance control Difford, Nathan
    Doctor of Philosophy Role of supraspinal structures in the production of postural adjustments for upper limb movements during stance Russell, Cassie
    Doctor of Philosophy Assessing the characteristics of cortical function during exercise derived muscle contraction Walsh, Joel

Full Name


  • Prof Paul Stapley

Web Of Science Researcher Id


  • Q-5635-2019

Top Publications


Research Overview


  • • Corticospinal + sensory control of posture and movement
    • Cortical, sub-cortical + spinal control of movement and exercise
    • Saccadic eye movements + balance
    • Cognition + exercise
    • Ageing + exercise

Geographic Focus


Selected Publications


Impact Story


  • <a href="https://twitter.com/ihmri/status/860011586378846209" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://twitter.com/ihmri/status/860011586378846209<br /><br /></a><a href="https://radiopublic.com/nursingreview-GZwP3W/s1!100de" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://radiopublic.com/nursingreview-GZwP3W/s1!100de</a><a href="https://twitter.com/ihmri/status/860011586378846209" target="_blank" rel="noopener"></a>

Potential Supervision Topics


  • Mediating cross education of motor function using eccentric cycling
  • Probing corticospinal contributions to posture and movement coordination.

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Neurophysiological correlates of balance control Difford, Nathan
    Doctor of Philosophy Role of supraspinal structures in the production of postural adjustments for upper limb movements during stance Russell, Cassie
    Doctor of Philosophy Assessing the characteristics of cortical function during exercise derived muscle contraction Walsh, Joel

Full Name


  • Prof Paul Stapley

Web Of Science Researcher Id


  • Q-5635-2019

Geographic Focus