Coral Falco

Curriculum vitae with track record (for researchers)
Role in the project     Project manager ☐        Project partner    ☒

Personal information

First name, Surname:

Coral Falco

Date of birth:

04.01.75

Sex:

F

Nationality:

Spanish

Researcher unique identifier(s)
(ORCID, ResearcherID, etc.):

 

URL for personal website:

https://www.hvl.no/person/?user=6031524


Education

Year

Faculty/department – University/institution – Country

2009
(dissertation defended)

Ph.D.

Faculty of Medicine / Department of physiology, University of Valencia, Spain


Positions – current and previous

(Academic sector/research institutes/industrial sector/public sector/other)

Year

Job title – Employer – Country

2018-

Assistant Professor – Western Norway University of Applied Sciences – Norway

2005-2012

Assistant Professor – Catholic University of Valencia – Spain

 

Career breaks

Year

Reason

2013-2017

Moved to another country


Project management experience

(Academic sector/research institutes/industrial sector/public sector/other. Please list the most relevant.)

Year

Project owner – Project – Role – Funder

2011-2012

 

2011

2011

 

2010- 2012

 

2011- 2012

2000-2001

Romagnoli, M. – Moderated aerobic training effects in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis. Partner – 2.222,22 €

Falco, C. – 3D Biomechanical analysis of kick performance in combat sports, according to the stance position – Principal Investigator – 500 €

Estevan, I. – Analysis of the variability as functional parameter in dynamic systems: implications in sport sciences and health – Partner – 186,742.87 €

Falco, C. – Biomechanical effectiveness- efficiency analyses related to head injuries in Taekwondo kicks – Principal Investigator – 4,900.00 €

Thomas W. Kaminski, T.W. – A Preliminary Analysis of Acting Forces in Head Injuries from the Taekwondo Turning Kick – Partner – 12,685.00 $

Alfonso López, A. – The quality of services in indoor swimming pools – Partner – 20,000.00 €


Supervision of students

(Total number of students)

Master’s students

Ph.D.
students

University/institution – Country

4

3

Catholic University of Valencia – Spain


Other relevant professional experiences

(E.g. institutional responsibilities, organisation of scientific meetings, membership in academic societies, review boards, advisory boards, committees, major research or innovation collaborations, other commissions of trust in public or private sector)          

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2005-

Reviewer of Sustainability

Reviewer of International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

Reviewer of Retos: nuevas tendencias en Educación Física, deporte y recreación

Reviewer of Frontiers in Psychology, section Movement Science and Sport Psychology

Reviewer of European Journal of Human Movement

Reviewer of Revista Artes Marciales Asiáticas

Reviewer of the Revista de Artes Marciales Asiáticas

Reviewer of the Cuadernos de Psicología del Deporte

Reviewer of the Revista Internacional de Ciencias del Deporte

Reviewer of the Sports Medicine Journal

Reviewer of the Revista Iberoamericana de Psicología del Ejercicio y el Deporte

Reviewer of the Revista de Psicología del Deporte

Reviewer of the Journal of Human Kinetics

Reviewer of the Journal of Biology of Sport

Board member of the Advances in Biomechanics and Applications Journal

Board member of the Advances in Physical Education Journal

Reviewer of the Acta of Bioengineering and Biomechanics Journal

Reviewer of the Journal of Control Science and Engineering

Reviewer of the International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching

Reviewer of the Journal of Pediatrics

Reviewer of the International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance

Reviewer of the Journal of Sport Sciences

Reviewer of the Sports Biomechanics

European Congress of Developmental Psychology, Bergen, Norway (2011). Organizing Committee

“Situación Actual y Nuevos Retos”. IV Simposio Internacional de CC de la Actividad Física y el Deporte. Universidad Católica de Valencia. Valencia, Spain. Scientific Committee.

“Problemática del análisis científico en deportes de combate”. II Jornadas sobre Rendimiento Deportivo. Universidad Católica de Valencia. Valencia, Spain. Mesa redonda.

II Jornadas sobre Rendimiento Deportivo. Universidad Católica de Valencia. Valencia, Spain. Organizing Committee.

Simposio Internacional Ciencias de la Actividad Física y el Deporte. Intervención de los profesionales de la actividad física en el fomento de la calidad de vida. Universidad Católica de Valencia. Valencia, Spain. Organizing Committee.

Jornadas sobre Rendimiento Deportivo. Universidad Católica de Valencia. Valencia, Spain. Organizing Committee.

Seminar: Taekwondo – recreación. II Simposio Internacional Ciencias de la Actividad Física y el Deporte. Actividad físico-recreativa y calidad de vida. Universidad Católica de Valencia. Valencia, Spain.

Technical Staff with the technical Secretary in the 9th World University Championship, Valencia, Spain.

Forum de l’esport. Universitat de Valéncia. Valencia, Spain.

 

Track record

A total of 42 articles published, 8 book chapters, and more than 50 presentations in conferences and seminars. I have now chosen 10 articles of them:

1.- Sabarit, A., Reigal, R. E., Juárez-Ruiz de Mier, R., Morillo-Baro, J. P., Franquelo, A., Hernández-Mendo, A., Falcó, C., & Morales-Sánchez, V. (2020). Cognitive Functioning, Physical Fitness, and Game Performance in a Sample of Adolescent Soccer Players. Sustainability, 12(13), 5245; https://doi.org/10.3390/su12135245

2.- Menescardi, C., Falco, C., Hernández-Mendo, A., Morales-Sánchez, V. (2020). Design, Validation, and Testing of an Observational Tool for Technical and Tactical Analysis in the Taekwondo Competition at the 2016 Olympic Games. Physiology & Behavior, 224, 112980 doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2020.112980

3.- Menescardi, C., Falco, C., Hernández-Mendo, A., Morales-Sánchez, V. (2020). Talent and creativity of taekwondoists winners of the 2016 Summer Olympics. Sustainability, 12(10), 4185; https://doi.org/10.3390/su12104185

4.- Menescardi, C., Estevan, I., Ros, C., Hernández-Mendo, A., & Falco, C. (2020). Bivariate analysis of taekwondo actions: The effectiveness of techniques and tactics in an Olympic taekwondo championship. Journal of Human Sport and Exercise, 16(1), doi: 10.14198/jhse.2021.161.18

5.- Hernández-Mendo, A. Reigal, R.E., López Walle, J., Serpa, S., Samdal, O., Morales-Sanchez, V., Ruiz de Mier, R.J., Tristán, J. & Falco, C. (2019). Physical activity, sports practice and cognitive functioning: The current research status. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 2658. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.02658

6.- Menescardi, C., Falco, C., Ros, C., Morales-Sánchez, V., & Hernández-Mendo, A. (2019). Technical-Tactical Actions Used to Score in Taekwondo: An Analysis of Two Medalists in Two Olympic Championships. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 2708. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.02708

7.- Menescardi, C., Falco, C., Ros, C., Morales-Sánchez, V., & Hernández-Mendo, A. (2019). Development of a taekwondo combat model based on Markov analysis. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 2188. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.02188

8.- Menescardi, C., Falco, C., Estevan, I., Ros, C., Morales-Sánchez, V., & Hernández-Mendo, A. (2019). Is it possible to predict the behavior of an athlete? The use of polar coordinates to identify key patterns in Taekwondo. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 1232. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.01232

9.- Estevan, I., Freedman-Silvernail, J., Jandacka, D., & Falco, C. (2016). Segment coupling and coordination variability analyses of the roundhouse kick in taekwondo relative to the initial stance position. Journal of Sports Sciences, 34(18), 1766 – 73. doi: 10.1080/02640414.2015.1137342

10.- Falco, C., Conchado, A., & Estevan, I. (2016). The effect of color on the use of electronic body protectors in taekwondo matches. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 122(3), 812 – 824. doi: 10.1177/0031512516649958

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