Professor Winston Byblow

BHK (Windsor), MSc PhD (Simon Fraser)


Professor Winston Byblow is Director of the Movement Neuroscience Laboratory. His research team examines the neural control of movement in health and disease, including ways to enhance motor recovery after stroke, and improve movement abilities of people with movement disorders. Funding for this research has been provided by Health Research Council of New Zealand, Australian Research Council, Neurological Foundation of New Zealand and New Zealand Lottery Health Grants.

Teaching | Current

EXERSCI 305 Movement Neuroscience

EXERSCI 708 Advanced Seminar in Movmeent Neuroscience

EXERSCI 714  Special Topics in Human Neurophysiology and Neuroimaging


Deputy Head of Department (Exercise Sciences)

Areas of expertise

  • Movement neuroscience
  • Stroke recovery
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Movement Disorders
  • Motor Control
  • Neurophysiology
  • Brain Stimulation

Committees/Professional groups/Services

  • Centre for Advanced MRI Advisory Board
  • Faculty of Science Research Steering Committee
  • Department of Exercise Sciences Research Committee
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • American Heat Association (Stroke)
  • American Society for Neurorehabilitation

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)


Contact details

Primary office location

BUILDING 907 - Bldg 907
New Zealand

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