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SPORT AND EXERCISE SCIENCE Research

Explore our research in extreme environments, occupational and organisational performance, and physical activity, health and rehabilitation


The aim of our Sport and Exercise Science research is to enhance human performance and health. Our research has international impact – whether helping elite sports men and women to win Olympic medals, developing safety guidelines for sporting bodies, improving the quality of life of individuals with chronic disease or protecting workers in arduous conditions.

Our interdisciplinary, fundamental and applied research uses exceptional facilities in our Department of Sport and Exercise Science, and directly benefits athletes, patients and workers across various sporting groups, clinical conditions, industries and organisations.

Explore our areas of expertise in Sport and Exercise Science

Research groups

We're exploring how to evaluate and enhance human performance for sport, exercise, work and health.
We're researching the critical issues facing contemporary sports management and business within four general areas; economics, law, finance and governance and team performance.

Interested in a PhD in Sport & Exercise Science?

Browse our postgraduate research degrees – including PhDs and MPhils – at our Sport & Exercise Science postgraduate research degrees page.

 

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