2017 BSA Sport Study Group Postgraduate Forum

The 2017 British Sociological Association Sport Study Group Postgraduate Forum will be hosted on Friday 1st September 2017 by HART and the School of Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Lincoln.  The conference…

Visiting scholar from Tasmania

HART is delighted to welcome Dr Meredith Nash from the School of Social Sciences, University of Tasmania, as a visiting scholar later in the year. Meredith is an interdisciplinary qualitative researcher in the fields of feminist…

Exercise Referral Research by Hannah Henderson

HART member, Hannah Henderson, was recently invited to present her work at a symposium hosted by Durham University’s Physical Activity Special Interest Group (PASIG), which is co-funded by the Wolfson Research Institute of Health and…

‘Heat is on’ in sport & physical cultures

An interdisciplinary and multi-institutional team of researchers is undertaking a sociological-phenomenological study of sporting embodiment and the senses in a range of physical cultures, including boxing, mixed martial arts, traditionalist Chinese martial arts, and distance running.…

Public Health England Conference

HART members, Hannah Henderson and Geoff Middleton, recently presented posters at the annual Public Health England Conference at the University of Warwick. This large-scale conference is nationally recognised as PHE’s main event for academics, practitioners…