Dr. Andrew S. Perrotta

Assistant Professor

Phone: (519) 253-3000 ext. 4232
Office: HK Building, Room 124


Postdoctorate, Simon Fraser University (Biomedical Physiology & Kinesiology)
Ph.D. University of British Columbia (Experimental Medicine)
M.Kin. University of Calgary (Applied Exercise Physiology)
B.A.Sc. (Hon) University of Guelph (Kinesiology)

Dr. Perrotta leads the Sport Science Laboratory, housed within the Centre for Human Performance and Health. His focus is on sport science and sport medicine and its direct application to enhancing health and sport performance. Students conduct applied research within the daily training environment of the Windsor Lancer varsity programs. Dr. Perrotta's team concentrates on examining the dose-response to exercise using wearable technology to quantify exercise stress, and to examine the response in biological function and athletic performance.


  • Clinical Exercise Physiologist (CSEP)
  • High Performance Specialist (CSEP)
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA)
  • National ā€œCā€ Coaching License (USA Soccer Federation)

Areas of Research Interest

  • Sport Science & Sport Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Function
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Environmental Physiology
  • Wearable Technology

Student Supervision

Dr. Perrotta is currently accepting undergraduate, graduate (MSc & Ph.D.), and postdoctoral trainees. Applicants interested in completing a Ph.D. in Applied Sport Science are strongly encouraged to review the expectations of this stream and the application process.

Research & Publications

Google Scholar

Research Gate