Dr Sarah Jane Hobbs

Professor of Equine and Human LocomotionSchool of Health, Social Work and Sport

Sarah is the Director of the Research Centre for Applied Sport, Physical Activity and Performance. She has particular expertise in equine biomechanics and has developed local and international equine research collaborations since embarking on her own PhD in 2001. She leads Research and Consultancy in Equine Surfaces (RACES) for the university and was the project lead for REF2021 impact case study on improving horse health, welfare and performance.