Exercise Sciences research

We have four major research areas and specialist laboratories covering a diverse range of research interests. Browse the links below for more information.

Patient receiving treatment in the health and rehab clinic

We investigate interventions to enhance health and recovery for people with chronic diseases from childhood to the older adult.

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Model of the human body

Our research aims to understand human function and how to enhance performance for athletes and non-athletes.

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Participant in neurological study

Our researchers study the human brain, investigating areas such as recovery of motor function, brain health and performance.

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Exercise Sciences student checking blood pressure

We have several research laboratories, which our researchers use for their projects.

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Nicholas Gant, Department of Exercise Sciences

Discover the research of our early-career and up-and-coming academics in the area of exercise science.

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PG Exercise Science students

Search our database for masters and doctoral supervisors and research projects that you can join.

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