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PhD in HRV and performance in athletes

April 12, 2010


Now is a great time to think about a PhD. The University of Canberra has a number of PhD scholarships to suitable candidates for those that can meet an enrolment deadline of 18th June 2010. You can read more about studying a PhD at UCNISS here. Specifically, with an industry partner, we are looking for […]

Social Media for a Sport Scientist/Academic

February 22, 2010


Social media has been a bit of a mystery to me, and I started experimenting more than a year ago with various forms. When Leigh Blackall came onboard UCNISS my learning accelerated, and know I seem to use it a reasonable amount. No doubt I could probably use it more, more effectively and more efficiently. […]

Diabetes Honours Project and Scholarships

December 21, 2009


Honours research opportunity and scholarships at UCNISS

What’s in a name? – marketing a university course

December 15, 2009


One of the discussions we have within our group at the moment is what should we name one of our courses. Historically it has been named Bachelor of Coaching Science, but the recent suggestion has been to rename it to Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science (I will refer to that generally as ESS). Importantly, […]

UCNISS Sports Studies TV advert

December 8, 2009


The UCNISS 15sec advert, currently screening on OneHD is shown below. This forms part of a renewal of courses, research and technology use within the group. Exciting times ahead.

New Honours Program at UCNISS

November 30, 2009


The University of Canberra National Institute of Sport Studies (UCNISS) is happy to announce the introduction of a new Honours degree, Bachelor of Sport Studies (Honours).

2x Sport-Based PhD Scholarships – CYCLING “Olympic Coach Focus”

November 17, 2009


Courtesy of the AIS Two unique and exciting opportunities have been created for academically strong applicants with a passion for sport science research and an ambition to become an Olympic or Professional cycling coach. Each Industry‐Based PhD Scholarship will combine a scientifically challenging research program (conforming to the academic requirements of a leading Australian University) […]