Rochelle Eime

Associate Professor @ Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)

Associate Professor Rochelle Eime is a Behavioural Epidemiologist who has over 15 years of research experience specifically relating to the sport and recreation sectors relating to both public health and sport management.

Rochelle is the Director of the Sport and Recreation Spatial program of research ( which focuses on investigating sport and recreation participation, facilities and health for evidence based decision making.

The key areas are:

  • Participation levels and trends
  • Influences on participation
  • Value of sport: the health benefits of participation
  • Places to play: the nexus between facilities and participation

Rochelle has strong industry research networks including local, state and national government agencies including the Australian Sports Commission, VicHealth, Sport and Recreation Victoria, and a range of State and National Sporting Organisations.