Contact us

Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing.
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000

Dr Chen-An Yu

School/Department: Life Sciences, Pharmacy & Chemistry
Position: Lecturer In Sport And Exercise Psychology

Biography

2011 - 2015 School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Birmingham (Birmingham, United Kingdom)

2006 – 2008 Graduate Institute of Coaching Science, National Taiwan Sport University (Taoyuan, Taiwan)
Master's Degree in Physical Education

2002 - 2006 National Chengchi University (Taipei, Taiwan)

Research Interests

Publications:
» Yu, C., Rouse, P.C., Veldhuijzen Van Zanten, J.J.C.S., Metsios, G.S., Ntoumanis, N., Kitas, G.D., Duda, J. L. (2015) Motivation-related Predictors of Physical Activity Engagement and Vitality in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients. Health Psychology Open 2, 2.
» Yu, C., Rouse, P.C., Veldhuijzen Van Zanten, J.J.C.S., Ntoumanis, N., Kitas, G.D., Duda, J. L., Metsios, G.S. (2014). Subjective and objective measured physical activity and their association with cardio-respiratory fitness in rheumatoid arthritis patients. Arthritis Care and Research,17:59, 584-591.
» Rouse, P. C., Veldhuijzen Van Zanten, J.J.C.S., Metsios, G.S., Ntoumanis, N., Yu, C., Koutedakis, Y., Fenton, S. A., Coast, J., Mistry, H., Kitas, G.D. & Duda, J. L. (2014). Fostering Autonomous Motivation, Physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness in rheumatoid arthritis: protocol and rationale for a randomised control trial. Musculoskeletal Disorders, 15, 445-454.
» Yu, C., Rouse, P.C., Veldhuijzen Van Zanten, J.J.C.S., Metsios, G.S., Ntoumanis, N., Kitas, G.D., Duda, J. L. (2014) Associations between Objective and Self-Reported Physical Activity Data in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients. Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, 73 (S2):1196-1196.
» Rouse, P. C., Duda, J. L., Veldhuijzen Van Zanten, J.J.C.S., Metsios, G.S., Ntoumanis, N., Yu, C. & Kitas, G.D. (2013). Feelings of competence and relatedness during physical activity are related to well-being in rheumatoid arthritis patients: Preliminary findings from a randomised control trial. Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, 72 (S3), 1093-1093.
» Yu, C. A., Chi, L. (2008). The role of positive affect in sport-based on Broaden-and-Build Theory. The University Physical Education & Sports, 99, 142-146.
» Chen, C. W., Yu, C. A. (2007) Passion in sport. The University Physical Education & Sports, 93, 113-118.

Teaching Area

Sport and Exercise Psychology Applied Sport Psychology


Details

Email:
C.Yu@kingston.ac.uk

Phone:
+44 (0) 2084176933

Location:
PRMB1102