PhD Researchers

PhD Researchers

PhD Researchers


  • Elizabeth Rogers

    Thesis Title:

    Sport for International Development in Malawi

    Supervisors:

    Dr Paul Darby & Dr Katie Liston

  • Stephen Bloomer

    Thesis Title:

    Sport for Development and Peace

    Supervisors:

    Dr Katie Liston & Dr Katie Liston

  • Aiofe Stephenson

    Thesis Title:

    Reducing Sedentary Behaviour in the Workplace:  using digital technology

    Supervisors:

    Prof Marie Murphy, Prof Suzanne McDonough, Prof Chris Nugent

  • Kris Jones

    Thesis Title:

    Movement Variability and Shot Variability during the Golf Swing

    Supervisors:

    Prof Eric Wallace and Dr Carla McCabe

  • Zora Saskova

    Thesis Title:

    Sport, Identity and Migration

    Supervisors:

    Dr Katie Liston and Dr Paul Darby

  • Despoina Tryfidou

    Thesis Title:

    Oxidative Stress and Exercise

    Supervisors:

    Prof Gareth Davison, Dr Conor McClean, Dr George Burke

  • Ryan Adams

    Thesis Title:

    Sport, Identity and Migration

    Supervisors:

    Dr Katie Liston and Dr Paul Darby

  • Scott Hannah

    Thesis Title:

    The Effect of Hypoxic Exercise on Bone Health

    Supervisors:

    Dr Andrea McNeilly, Dr Conor McClean and Dr Sonyia McFadden

  • Josh Williamson

    Thesis Title:

    Exercise, DNA damage and repair

    Supervisors:

    Prof Gareth Davison and Prof Ciara Hughes

  • Catherine McBride

    Thesis Title:

    Persistent benefits of exercise and vitamin C in Aging in diabetic cohorts mediated by epigenetics

    Supervisors:

    Prof Gareth Davison, Prof Colum Walsh and Dr Rachelle Irwin

  • Liz Carlin

    Thesis Title:

    A Study of the Cultural Limitations of Involvement in Sport for Young People with Intellectual Disabilities

    Supervisors:

    Prof David Hassan and Dr Gavin Breslin

  • Michael McCorry

    Thesis Title:

    The Effect of Physical Activity on Risk of Falls in Community Dwelling Elderly Populations

    Supervisors:

    Prof Marie Murphy and Prof Eric Wallace

  • Jeremy Sutton

    Thesis Title:

    Physiological and Psychological aspects of ultra-endurance events

    Supervisors:

    Dr Gavin Breslin and Prof Gareth Davison

  • Lisa Costley

    Thesis Title:

    Familiarisation and reliability of drop jumps

    Supervisors:

    Prof Eric Wallace and Dr Rodney Kennedy

  • Lynda Hegarty

    Thesis Title:

    Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviour and PS Children

    Supervisors:

    Prof Marie Murphy and Dr Karen Kirby

  • Kyle Ferguson

    Thesis Title:

    An analysis of the management processes in S4D in N. Ireland

    Supervisors:

    Prof David Hassan and Dr Paul Kitchin

  • David Drake

    Thesis Title:

    Neuromuscular Response of Elite Strength Trained Athletes to a Series of Maximal Strength Training Protocols

    Supervisors:

    Prof Eric Wallace and Dr Rodney Kennedy

  • Robin Gregg

    Thesis Title:

    Developing talent systems in sport:  why and how to talent staff and coaches acquire the ‘how’ skills

    Supervisors:

    Dr Katie Liston, Dr Paul Darby and Dr Paul Kitchin

  • Shane Keane

    Thesis Title:

    Irish coaches’ life story, philosophy and practice; how it affects their athletes

    Supervisors:

    Dr Lee-Ann Sharp and Prof Deirdre Brennan

  • Roisin Carney

    Thesis Title:

    Exercise and Epigenetics in Diabetes

    Supervisors:

    Prof G  Davison, Dr C McClean, Dr S Dalibalta

  • Sarah Kearns

    Thesis Title:

    Exercise and Epigenetics in Diabetes

    Supervisors:

    Prof G Davison, Prof C Walsh, Dr G McMahon

  • Matthew Deighan

    Thesis Title:

    Identity and Sport in Divided/Dividing Societies

    Supervisors:

    Dr K Liston, Dr P Darby

  • Gary McDermott

    Thesis Title:

    Promoting the health and athletic performance of young adults with intellectual disability

    Supervisors

    Dr B Fitzpatrick, Dr L Taggart, Dr S Shannon