School of Health and Life Sciences

Neville Down

Phone: (03) 5327 9892
Room:  P902
Position: B.Ed. (PE) Year level co-ordinator (4th Year), Course Co-ordinator (EXSCI2005 Sports Coaching 1, EXSCI2006 Sports Coaching 2, PHSED4001 Sports Coaching in PE, HMALS3001 Athletics 1 – Track, HMALS3002 Athletics 2 – Field)
Discipline: Human movement and sport sciences


  • B.Ed. (Physical Education)
  • B.App.Sci. (Human Movement)
  • Level 4 Coaching (T&F)

Teaching areas

Sports Coaching, Track & Field, Fundamentals of Fitness 2 (Weights)

Professional associations

Australian Strength & Conditioning Association, Australian Track & Field Coaches Association

Research interests

Sports performance, Development of Speed & Power, Designing training programs to optimise development & performance

Supervised projects

Fitness testing, Repeated sprint training