26 - Sport and Exercise Sciences, Leisure and Tourism

Research in Sport and Exercise at Ulster University has had a highly successful result in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, with 65% of our research judged to be world leading and internationally excellent in terms of originality, significance and rigour.

Unit Co-ordinator:
Professor Eric Wallace

Research in Sport and Exercise at Ulster University has had a  highly successful result  in the 2014  Research Excellence Framework, with 65% of our research judged to be world  leading and internationally excellent in terms of originality, significance and  rigour.

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75% of research  environment judged to be world-leading or  internationally excellent

People Involved

The following university staff are involved with the research activities of this Unit of Assessment and participated in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework:

People Involved
NameRole
Bleakley, C Dr Lecturer in Sports Studies
Breslin, G Dr Senior Lecturer in Sport & Exercise
Darby, P Dr Reader in Sport & Exercise
Davison, G Professor Professor of Exercise Biochemistry and Physiology
Harris, R Professor Professor of Physical Activity & Health Research
Hassan, D Professor Head of the School of Sport
Liston, K Dr Senior Lecturer
Mair, J Dr Lecturer in Exercise and Health
McClean, C Dr Lecturer
McGrath, D Dr Lecturer in Sport & Exercise Biomechanics
McNeilly, A Dr Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Nutrition
Murphy, M Professor Professor of Exercise and Health
Sharp, L Dr Lecturer in Sport & Exercise Psychology
Wallace, ES Professor Director of the Sport & Exercise Sciences Research Institute

Research Outputs

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Research Impact Case Studies

Acute management of Soft Tissue Injury

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The development of physical activity guidelines for public health

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Research Environment

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