Taylor Cleworth

Assistant Professor

Locations / Contact Info:

362 Norman Bethune College - BC
Keele Campus
Phone: 4167362100 Ext. 22467

Email address(es):


Faculty & School/Dept.

Faculty of Health - School of Kinesiology & Health Science


PhD -
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada

MSc -
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Selected Publications

Cleworth TW, Allum JHJ, Luu MJ, Lea J, Westerberg BD, Carpenter MG. (in press). The effect of unilateral vestibular loss on standing balance during postural threat. Otology and Neurotology.

Cleworth TW, Adkin AL, Allum JH, Inglis JT, Chua R & Carpenter MG. (2019). Postural threat modulates perceptions of balance-related movement during support surface rotations. Neuroscience, 404, 413-422.

Cleworth TW, Inglis JT & Carpenter MG. (2018). Postural threat influences the conscious perception of body position during voluntary leaning. Gait & posture, 66, 21-25.

Cleworth TW, Carpenter MG, Honegger F & Allum JH. (2017). Differences in head impulse test results due to analysis techniques. Journal of Vestibular Research, 27(2-3), 163-172.


York University Neuroscience Diploma Program

Origins of Balance Deficits and Falls

Vision: Science to Applications (VISTA)
Core member

The Center for Vision Research
Faculty Member

Research Institute for Aging


Currently available to supervise graduate students: Yes

Currently taking on work-study students, Graduate Assistants or Volunteers: Yes

Available to supervise undergraduate thesis projects: Yes

Current Research

Understanding the relationship between neurological and biomechanical processes involved in balance control; Perception of balance-related movement; Understanding visuomotor integration during human movement and mechanisms leading to mobility deficits, including aging, physiological and psychological processes.