John Challis

Fellow Since: 2015

Current Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University

John Challis received both his B.Sc (Hons) and PhD from Loughborough University of Technology, England. He then was a lecturer in Human Biomechanics at the University of Birmingham before moving to Penn State University.  He is past President of both the American Society of Biomechanics and the International Society of Biomechanics. He is a fellow of the National Academy of Kinesiology. His research focuses on the coordination and function of the musculo-skeletal system. John is a Professor at Penn State University where he is the director of the Biomechanics Laboratory.