Staff profile

Dr Peter Kremer

Position: Senior Lecturer Of Sport Behaviour And Motor Learning
Faculty or Division: Faculty of Health
Department: School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.
Campus: Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus
Phone: +61 3 52273396 +61 3 52273396



  • Bachelor of Arts, Deakin University, 1990
  • Bachelor of Science, Deakin University, 1991
  • Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Science, University of Melbourne, 1999
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Melbourne, 2005
  • Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2010


Research interests

Physical activity, exercise and sport

Health and wellbeing

Mental health

Sport clubs and health and wellbeing outcomes

Psychological aspects of sport and exercise

Research page



Spittle, M., Kremer, P., & Sullivan, S. (2015). Burnout among physical education teachers in Australia. Facta Universitatis, Series: Physical Education and Sport. Accepted 1/4/15

Scholes-Balog, K., Hemphill, S., Kremer, P., & Toumbourou, J. (In press). Relationships between sport participation, problem alcohol use and violence: A longitudinal study of young adults in Australia. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. [DOI: 10.1177/0886260514567962]

Fredrickson, J., Kremer, P., Swinburn, B., de Silva, A., & McCabe, M. (In press). Weight perception in overweight adolescents: The impact on body change intentions, diet, and physical activity. Journal of Health Psychology.

Bolton, K., Kremer, P., Rossthorn, N., Moodie, M., Gibbs, L., Waters, E., Swinburn, B., & de Silva, A. (2014). The effect of gender and age on the association between weight status and health-related quality of life in Australian adolescents. BMC Public Health, 14, 898.

Robertson, S.J., Gupta, S., Kremer, P., & Burnett, A.F. (2014). Development and measurement properties of a putting skill test for use in high-level golf. European Journal of Sport Science. [DOI:]

Fredrickson, J., Kremer, P., Swinburn, B., de Silva–Sanigorski, A., & McCabe, M. (2014).  Which measures of adiposity are related to Australian adolescent’s perception of their weight? Acta Paediatrica, 103, e317-e324.

Sønderlund, A., O'Brien, K., Kremer, P., Rowland, B., de Groot, F., Staiger, P., Zinkiewicz , L., & Miller, P. (2014). The association between sports participation, alcohol use and aggression and violence: A systematic review. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 17, 2-7.

Lusher, D., Kremer, P., & Robins, G. (2014). Cooperative and competitive structures of trust relations in sporting teams. Small Group Research, 45, 3-36.

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