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Professor Brian Caulfield


Brian Caulfield

Full Professor Of Physiotheraphy
School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science
01 716 6502
University College Dublin, School of Public Health Physiotherapy and Sports Science, Health Sciences Centre Belfield Dublin 4


Brian is currently the Dean of Physiotherapy at University College Dublin, as well as the Director of the SFI Funded Insight Centre for Data Analytics at UCD. His research is focused on the application of digital supports and data driven technologies for better understanding and enhancement of human behaviour and performance in health and sport. Outside of work he is a running enthusiast, anyways trying to get better at it! Education: Bachelor of Physiotherapy - UCD - 1992 Master of Medical Science - UCD - 1994 PhD (Medicine) - UCD - 2002 Employment: Research Assistant, University College Dublin, 1992-1994 Clinical Physical Therapist, Mercy Hospital, Chicago, USA, 1994-1996 Assistant Lecturer/Lecturer, School of Physiotherapy, UCD, 1996-2006 Senior Lecturer, Head of School and Dean of Physiotherapy, School of Physiotherapy & Performance Science, UCD, 2007-2009 Senior Lecturer & Director of TRIL Centre, School of Public Health, Physiotherapy & Population Science, UCD, 2009-2013. Professor of Physiotherapy, Dean of Physiotherapy & Director of Insight @ UCD, 2013-present


  • Dean of Physiotherapy
    UCD, Ireland1 Sep 2013


  • BPhysio
    University College Dublin
  • MMedSc
    University College Dublin