Staff Profiles

Dr Patrick Esser


Senior Lecturer, Research Lead Movement Science Group

Department of Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Patrick Esser

Phone number: +44 (0) 1865 483833


Location: Headington, Gipsy Lane - CLC.1.01

Dr Patrick Esser, Senior Lecturer, leads the Movement Science Group based within the Centre for Movement, Occupation and Rehabilitation Sciences at Oxford Brookes University.

Patrick initially trained as a mechanical engineer after which he switches to medical technology in the Netherlands. Patrick then went on to complete his PhD in Clinical Biomechanics to create easy to assess tools for measuring quality and quantity of movement in neurological conditions. He currently acts as a link between clinicians, companies and engineers to develop new algorithms, creates bespoke software analysis. His activities include research, teaching and the provision of consultancy for commercial companies through the Oxford Clinical Allied Technology and Trials Services Unit