Personal details

Adjunct Professor Tony Rossi
Adjunct Professor
Faculty of Health,
School - Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
Discipline *
Human Movement and Sports Science
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PhD (Deakin University)

Professional memberships
and associations
  • Australian Association for Research in Education
* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Tony Rossi is an Associate Professor and the Discipline Lead for Health and Physical Education in the School of Exercise and Nutrition Science at QUT. He has extensive experience across all levels of education and training. He gained his first degree in England at the University of Exeter/Saint Luke’s, his Master of Science at Washington State University in the USA and undertook his doctoral studies in Australia at Deakin University. ¬† Most recently he has taught in the areas of youth studies, communication studies in allied professions and the socio-cultural aspects of sport and physical activity. His current research is in:

  • The Health Work of Teachers (ARC Discovery 2013-2015)
  • Outsourcing and Global Networks in Health and Physical Education (ARC Discovery 2014-2016)
  • Sport for Development Projects in Australia and the Pacific
This information has been contributed by Adjunct Professor Tony Rossi.


Teaching areas are primarily in the area of:

  • Youth studies, physical culture and sport
  • Sociology of sport and physical activity
  • Pedagogical studies in physical activity
This information has been contributed by Adjunct Professor Tony Rossi.


For publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.