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Dr. Ian Kenny

BSc, PhD

Professional Activities

Award

  • 2015 - The Undergraduate Awards. Life Sciences Judging Panel
  • 2015 - Finalist Best New Postgraduate Programme 2015 (Course Director MSc Sports Performance)
  • 2015 - 3rd place paper 2015 UK Strength and Conditioning Association (UKSCA) International Conference
  • 2014 - Best paper 2014 NSCA National Strength and Conditioning Association International Conference
  • 2014 - Best paper 2014 University Hospitals Limerick Research Symposium: Lifestyle & Health poster
  • 2007 - UL SEED Research Award
  • 2003 - Dept. of Education & Learning CAST (DEL CAST) Ph.d. award

Committee

  • 2012 Sports Engineering Journal Editorial Board,
  • 2007 International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS) Organising Committee 2009,
  • Scientific Committee member for the XXVIII International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference, Michigan, 2010,
  • Session chair for the XXVIII International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference, Michigan, 2010,
  • The Undergraduate Awards. International Life Sciences Judging Panel 2015, 2016,
  • Scientific Committee member for the XXXV International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference, Cologne, 2017,
  • Scientific Committee member for the XXXVI International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference, Auckland New Zealand, 2018,
  • Scientific Committee member for the XXXVII International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference, Ohio, 2019,
  • University Complaints Committee,
  • University Disciplinary Committee ,
  • University Admissions Appeal Committee ,
  • University Academic Programme Regulations Committee (APRC) ,

Consultancy

  • 2012 Redback Biotek - Paid biomechanics systems review specialist
  • 2010 Golphysics - Paid biomechanics computer modelling data analysis

Association

  • 2006 Editorial Board, International Sports Engineering Association (ISEA)
  • 2005 Professional Member, Exercise & Sport Sciences Association of Ireland (ESSAI)
  • 2003 Professional member, International Society of Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS)
  • 2003 Postgraduate member, British Association of Sport & Exercise Sciences (BASES)

Employment

  • 2006 University of Ulster - Lecturer
  • 2003 University of Ulster - Tutor/Demonstrator

Education

  • 2006 University of Ulster - Ph.D. Biomechanics
  • 2003 University of Ulster - Diploma
  • 2003 University of Ulster - B.Sc. Sport, Exercise & Leisure (Hons.)

Publications

Book Chapter

2014

Patrick. Watch, practice, perform, reward: meeting (special) learning needs
MacPhail, A; Campbell, M; Kenny, I; Tindall, D; Tanehill, D
Pedagogical cases in physical education and youth sport

Conference Publication

2016

2016 World Scientific Congress of Golf VII
Campbell, MJ; Moran, A; Bargary, N; Surmon, S; Bressan, L; Kenny, IC;

2012

2012 International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference
Norris, M; Breen, S; Anderson, R; Kenny, IC

2011
2010

2010 International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference
Anderson, R; Kenny, IC; Tucker, CB; O'Halloran, J

2010

8th International Sports Engineering Conference
Tucker, CB; Kenny, IC; Anderson, R

2009

2009 International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference
Tucker, CB; Kenny, IC; Byrne, D; Anderson, R

Peer Reviewed Journal

2013

Is outcome related to movement variability in golf?
Tucker, C. B.; Anderson, R.; Kenny, I.C.
Sports Biomechanics DOI: 10.1080/14763141.2013.784350

2012

VALIDATION OF AN ELECTRONIC JUMP MAT TO ASSESS STRETCH-SHORTENING CYCLE FUNCTION
Kenny, IC,Caireallain, AO,Comyns, TM
Journal Of Strength And Conditioning Research DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e318234ebb8