The VC scholarship in Sport and Physical activity is an opportunity for you to receive a full-time PhD scholarship at Sheffield Hallam University. This is a fully funded PhD including tuition fees and a bursary. You should work with a member of academic staff to develop your application. The research staff in the Centre for Sports Engineering Research (CSER) are listed in several of the 6 thematic areas and propose the following programmes of research to form the basis of an application:
- Objective movement analysis to inform safe return-to-play
- Smart materials for helmets
- The efficacy of Snowboarding Wrist Guards
- The role of 3D body shape in assessing health risk
More details for each of these programmes of research can be found in the links above, along with main CSER contact. This is an opportunity to complete a doctoral programme with the Centre for Sports Engineering Research based at the new Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre on the Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park.
Please contact the relevant academic staff of the programmes that interest you and they will provide support as you complete your application.