John is currently Director of the Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research and
    Head of the Exercise and Nutrition Research Program at the Australian Catholic
    University, Melbourne, Australia. He has published over 280 scientific
    manuscripts, written over 100 articles for technical journals and has authored
    numerous book chapters for exercise biochemistry and sports medicine texts. He
    currently sits on the Editorial Boards of many international journals including the
    American Journal of Physiology (Endocrinology and Metabolism), The Journal of
    Applied Physiology (U.S.A.), The Journal of Sports Sciences (U.K), Medicine &
    Science in Sports & Exercise (U.S.A.), Sports Medicine (New Zealand) and The
    International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism (U.S.A.). The
    focus of his lab’s work includes the interaction of exercise and diet on skeletal
    muscle metabolism, the molecular bases of exercise training adaptation and the
    cellular bases underlying exercise-induced improvements in insulin action. He is
    a frequently invited speaker at both National and International scientific meetings.