Job Title: Sports Science Manager
Tom Kempton is the Sport Science Manager at Carlton AFL club. Prior to joining Carlton, Tom was the Sport Scientist at Penrith Panthers Rugby League Club and had worked in the National Rugby League for 5 years. Tom’s PhD investigated the factors related to match performance in professional rugby league - and was conducted in collaboration with the Parramatta Eels and Melbourne Storm. Tom has specific interest in integrating analytics into the daily work flow of team sports and has expertise in using large data from disparate sources to inform the decision making. Tom was a University Medallist at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and has published more than 15 papers in international peer-reviewed journals.