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Five PhD studentships within multidisciplinary theme of Exercise as Medicine
Five PhD studentships within multidisciplinary theme of Exercise as Medicine
Description
The College of Life and Environmental Sciences is expanding its research in the area of 'Exercise as Medicine' within the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences in conjunction with collaborators from a range of disciplines in and beyond the University.
Date:
18/03/2015
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Students
Sporting bodies must up their game in the fight against doping
Sporting bodies must up their game in the fight against doping
Description
From Ben Johnson to Lance Armstrong, with countless others in-between, there has been no shortage of high-profile doping scandals to shake the sporting world in recent decades.
Date:
03/03/2015
Categories:
International, Sport, Students
TV rights does not mean participation rights, the business of British football
TV rights does not mean participation rights, the business of British football
Description
There has been a tirade of criticism from politicians and high profile ex-footballers calling for a reduction in ticket prices and more money to be put into grassroots football. The consideration of the masses and participation for all are hot topic. This piece discusses a number of perspectives of the debate.
Date:
12/02/2015
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research, Sport
Birmingham International Summer School
Birmingham International Summer School
Description
Our Birmingham International Summer School offers you the chance to study in the Heart of England, at a top institution and a pioneering university.
Date:
19/01/2015
Categories:
International, Sport, Students
Handbooks, Germany and Knowledge in Sport
Handbooks, Germany and Knowledge in Sport
Description
A book review on the Routledge Handbook of German Politics & Culture, with thoughts on the technical transfer of knowledge from academia to students and practitioners of sport.
Date:
13/01/2015
Categories:
Alumni, Life and Environmental Sciences, Research, Sport
IOC reforms – Agenda 20+20, all smoke and mirrors or genuine reform?
IOC reforms – Agenda 20+20, all smoke and mirrors or genuine reform?
Description
Early in December 2014 the International Olympic Committee [IOC] President Thomas Bach led the organisation into a self-proclaimed new era for the movement. Bach has pushed through the Agenda 2020 document setting his reputation against its adoption.
Date:
05/01/2015
Categories:
Alumni, Life and Environmental Sciences, Sport
REF confirms School's place in research elite
REF confirms School's place in research elite
Description
The School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences has achieved an outstanding performance in the Research Excellence Framework 2014 (REF 2014). These results provide further compelling evidence of the long recognised research strength of Sport and Exercise Sciences at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
18/12/2014
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research
Sport Policy Centre Launch event
Sport Policy Centre Launch event
Description
Sport: bridging the gap between policy and research. The evening marks the launch of the Sport Policy Centre (SPC), which sits within the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Birmingham, one of the highest ranked Schools of its kind in the UK.
Date:
02/12/2014
A Doctoral Student's Perspective of the Brazil Conference
A Doctoral Student's Perspective of the Brazil Conference
Description
Physical Cultural Legacies & Transnational Perspectives: A Doctoral Students Perspective of the Conference on Sports Mega- Events, Physical Education and Sport in Schools, Brazil 2014
Date:
02/12/2014
Sporting Equals Guest Lecture
Sporting Equals Guest Lecture
Description
On Monday 13th October 2014, CEO, Arun Kang, and Head of Consultancy, Nik Trivedi, of Sporting Equals delivered a guest lecture on their organisation and potential work placement opportunities open to those SportExR students undertaking the second year 'Sport and Development' module.
Date:
02/12/2014
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research, Sport
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