Scott D. Kennedy

PhD Student

Scott Kennedy


Pitt-CIRTL Associate


  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, 2009

Research Interests

  • Identifying and characterizing how the central nervous system learns and implements strategies to control the musculoskeletal system
  • The role of the motor area of the brain in coordinating force and motion during object interaction
  • The behavioral and neural mechanisms present during object manipulation that regulate the interaction dynamics

Neural principles of motor control