Zehr, E.



Dr. E. Paul Zehr is Professor of Kinesiology and Neuroscience and Director of the Centre for Biomedical Research at the University of Victoria.  He is also a member of the School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education and the Centre on Aging at UVic and Faculty, Human Discovery Science with the International Collaboration on Repair Discoveries (ICORD) based in Vancouver.  He teaches courses in neurophysiology and neural plasticity and heads the Rehabilitation Neuroscience Laboratory.  His research focuses on the neural control of movement and functional recovery after stroke and spinal cord injury.  He has studied empty hand and armed martial arts since 1982, holds advanced black belt ranks in karate and ryukyu kobujutsu, which he also teaches regularly in Victoria and Western Canada.

On Rorotoko:

On his book Becoming Batman: The Possibility of a Superhero
(Our Cover Feature of May 26, 2009)

On his book Inventing Iron Man: The Possibility of a Human Machine
(Our Cover Feature of November 24, 2011)