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Exercise and Sports Science PhD Unit Set


Provides higher degree by research candidates with training and supervision in the area of exercise and sports science with the aim of improving our understanding of human movement.

Major areas of research specialisations: Exercise Medicine Neuroscience Strength and Conditioning; Motor Control and Motor Development; Physiology of Sports Performance; Psychology of Sports and Exercise; and Sports Biomechanics.

Special entry requirements

It is desirable that all applicants contact a potential supervisor to discuss their research project before applying. Information about ECU's Research Institute, Centres and Supervisors can be found in the school brochures listed on the Applying for a Research Degree website or the staff contact page of the relevant School.



Availability & Campus

JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online


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Career Opportunities

Employment opportunities

Sports Scientist, Exercise Scientist, Biomechanist, Physiologist, Sports Psychology, Coach/Development Officer, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Exercise Rehabilitation, Cardiac/Respiratory Rehabilitation, Corporate Health Careers

Possible future job titles

Sports Scientist, Exercise Scientist, Biomechanics, Physiologist, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Exercise Rehabilitation, Fitness Industry, Chronic Disease, Corporate Health, Health Promotion, Community Health, Aged Care, Occupational Health and Safety, Strength and Conditioning, Technician

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