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Sports, Recreation & Leisure Studies (human) PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

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  Swimming Markup Language
  Dr C Bartneck, Dr C. Petersen
Application Deadline: 1 December 2019

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Swimming is one of the healthiest workouts and tracking one’s progress is a great motivator. However, sharing swim workout sets and viewing these on today’s wide range of available displays remains difficult.
  Fully Funded PhD Scholarship: The effect of dietary supplementation on cardio-metabolic response and human performance during thermal challenge
  Dr M Waldron
Application Deadline: 22 November 2019

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This scholarship is funded by Swansea University’s College of Engineering. Start date. January 2020. Subject areas. Exercise physiology, thermal physiology.
  The Economics of Superstars: Wages in Sport - understanding using primary data the changes over the postwar period in sport for its foremost performers
  Dr J Reade, Dr S Jewell
Applications accepted all year round

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The work of Sherwin Rosen (1981) established a literature on the economics of superstars - an attempt to explain the very high premia top performers in a given field are able to attract.
  The effect of different types of omega-3 fatty acids on exercise capacity in the elderly
  Dr S Cottin, Dr J Babraj
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

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Background. Ageing is associated with adecline in central and physical performance, with increased arterial stiffness,chronic hypertension, loss of heart rate variability and declining walking speeds and physical function.
  Sonification and smart sensors for healthy ageing
  Research Group: Computing, Informatics and Applications Research Group
  Dr D Vicinanza, Dr J Zhang
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Computing, Informatics and Applications Research Group in collaboration with the Exeter Biomechanics Research Team (ExBiRT), University of Exeter.
  Computer Graphics and 3D Visualization
  Dr Y Jiang, Prof J McCall
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

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Applications are sought for a fully-funded Research Studentship (PhD) to carry out research at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, United Kingdom, under the supervision of Dr Yang Jiang and her team.
  Sport and Exercise Science: Fully Funded PhD Scholarship: The influence of dietary patterns on in vivo skeletal muscle and vascular characteristics across adult ages
  Dr S Heffernan
Application Deadline: 22 November 2019

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This scholarship is funded by Swansea University’s College of Engineering. Start date. January 2020. Subject areas. Nutrition, Muscle Physiology, Vascular Physiology.
  Health PhD

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Overview. As a PhD student in the Department for Health at Bath you will have hte opportunity to undertake original, in-depth research under expert supervision working in one of the top rated research Universities in the UK.
  Understanding the role of technique in skeleton push-start performance
  Dr S Colyer, Dr E Preatoni
Application Deadline: 21 November 2019

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SUMMARY OF PROJECT. Skeleton is a Winter Olympic sliding sport where athletes initiate a run by sprinting with a bent over posture whilst pushing a sled for ~20-30 m before ‘loading’ and adopting a prone driving position.
  Psychological, Physiological, and Behavioural Responses to Stress
  Dr S Williams
Applications accepted all year round

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By its very nature, sport and physical activity can be very stressful. How an individual responds to these demands, and whether they appraise this stress as challenging or threatening can influence whether they excel or fall to pieces in such situations.
  Young People, Social Media and Physical Activity Education
  Dr V Goodyear
Applications accepted all year round

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Introduction, Aims and Research Questions. The idea that social media has an effect on young people’s health is compelling (Orben & Przybylski, 2019).
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