Bob Grove

BA Furman, MA S. Methodist, PhD Florida State, Emeritus Professor

Former affiliation
  • The University of Western Australia (M408), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

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Personal profile

Funding overview

Professor Grove and his colleagues have received research funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), the Australian Council for the Arts, Australian Rotary Health, the Western Australia Department of Education and Training, the Health Department of Western Australia, the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, and Healthway.

Languages

English

Biography

J. Robert Grove joined the academic staff of The University of Western Australia in 1984 and is an Emeritus Professor within the School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health. His educational qualifications include a PhD in Movement Science from Florida State University, an MA in Social and Organisational Psychology from Southern Methodist University, and a BA in Psychology from Furman University. His professional qualifications include membership in the Australian Psychological Society’s College of Sport / Exercise Psychology and College of Health Psychology as well as registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia.

Previous positions

Acting Head of School (Sport Science, Exercise and Health), 2009

Deputy Dean, Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, 2007-2009

Teaching

Exercise and Sport Psychology

Data Analysis in Sport Science, Exercise and Health

Research expertise keywords

  • Exercise and health psychology
  • Sport psychology
  • Self-concept and self-esteem
  • Stress, anxiety and coping
  • Overtraining and burnout
  • Exercise behaviour
  • Health habits
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