Coventry University Featured PhD Programmes
University of Kent Featured PhD Programmes
The University of Manchester Featured PhD Programmes
The Francis Crick Institute Featured PhD Programmes
Cardiff University Featured PhD Programmes
"exercise" AND "science"×
10 miles

exercise science PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

We have 53 exercise science PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

  • "exercise" AND "science" ×
  • clear all
Order by 
Showing 1 to 10 of 53
  What place for PE? The meaning of Physical Education within school children’s lives
  Dr J Stirrup
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Within the UK there has been increased government focus on issues of health, particularly in relation to children. In line with this, schools have increasingly been looked to as vehicles through which to address public health outcomes.
  A Structured Health Intervention For Truckers - The SHIFT Study
  Dr S Clemes, Dr J King
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Reference. SSEHS/SAC. UK/EU Fee band. TBC. International Fee band. £21,100. Full Time Duration. 3 years. Part Time Duration. 6 years.
  PhD Studentship: Nutrition for endurance performance: optimising carbohydrate and fluid intake during exercise
  Dr L James
Application Deadline: 17 October 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

Reference number. SSEHS/LJ. Start date of studentship. 1 January 2020. Closing date of advert. 17 October 2019. Interview date. Likely to be 24 October 2019.
  Wearable Health Technology Evaluation and Data Science
  Dr S Woolley
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Wearable technology and data science are active and important areas of research. In particular, there is growing interest in the use of wearables for positive outcomes in health and well-being applications.
  Evaluating the effects of commercial exercise programmes and combined dietary strategies on cardio-metabolic risk
  Research Group: Cambridge Centre for Sport and Exercise Sciences
  Dr J Roberts, Dr L Smith, Dr J Johnstone
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Research Group. Cambridge Centre for Sport and Exercise Sciences - https://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-engineering/research/institutes-and-groups/cambridge-centre-for-sport-and-exercise-sciences.
  PhD studentship: Should GPs conduct their consultations standing up?
  Prof A Daley
Application Deadline: 18 October 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

Application details. Reference number. SSEHS/AD. Start date. 1 January 2020. Closing date. 18 October 2019. Interview date. 14, 15 or 20 November 2019 (date to be confirmed).
  The effects of mechanical and electrical stimulation on the maturity of tissue engineered skeletal muscle
  Prof M.P. Lewis, Dr A Capel
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Skeletal muscle undergoes hypertrophy in response to exercise and mechanical loading, however although this response is well studied and established, the molecular sensors and signaling pathways which produce this response are not fully elucidated.
  Using a novel 3D co-culture model to define metabolic flux maps of different cancer cell types in response to physical activity
  Dr M Morris, Dr A Islam, Prof M.P. Lewis
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

During exercise, and in the presence of sufficient oxygen, glucose is metabolised by muscle cells to produce pyruvate, a metabolic intermediate which is fed into the Kreb’s cycle in the mitochondria to produce large amounts of energy.
  Using Sport as a Vehicle to Enhance Communication Skills in Young People Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  Dr J Mills, Dr T Foulsham, Dr E Hope, Dr N Sore
Application Deadline: 28 October 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

Basic Funding details – Full-time Home/EU fees and a stipend of £15,009 p.a. Application deadline – 28th October 2019. Start date – January 2020.
  A multi-tissue in vitro model of osteoarthritis
  Prof M.P. Lewis, Dr D Player
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Osteoarthritis (OA) is a joint disorder which is predominantly found in elderly individuals (Lee et al., 2013), but has recently been linked to sports participation at high levels (Vannini et al., 2016).
Show 10 15 30 per page


FindAPhD. Copyright 2005-2019
All rights reserved.