Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

Mr  T.G. Huyghe (Thomas)

Work address:
Dr. Meurerhuis, Dokter Meurerlaan 8, 1067 SM Amsterdam
Postal address:
Postbus 2165,1000 CD Amsterdam
Sport science, physical training, basketball, quantitative research, coaching
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Thomas Huyghe works for the bachelor's programme Sport Studies - track ISMB. He teaches quantitative research, coaches first- and second-year students, supervises graduating students and is involved in the research group of the programme.

Thomas completed a master in Sport Coaching & Training at Ghent University (2014) and a master in Exercise Science & Wellness Management at the University of Central Oklahoma (2016). In addition, he is pursuing a Doctorate in Sports Science with a major in High-Performance Sport at UCAM University.

During his academic journey, Thomas co-authored sixteen scientific publications and three chapters in two basketball encyclopedias.

Thomas worked for ten years as a strength and conditioning coach in basketball and as an applied sports scientist in the United States (NBA) and Europe (FIBA). He was a co-founder of the International Basketball Performance Community (IBPC); an organisation that supports basketball leaders worldwide in developing knowledge and research.

Outside the classroom, you will usually find Thomas at the gym or on his bike. Guilty pleasures: Colombian coffee and Belgian chocolate.