Social Sciences and Psychology - Sport

Sport - Aug 9
Researchers at KU Leuven and data intelligence company SciSports have developed a new algorithm to assess football players' on-the-ball actions. Their model goes beyond traditional player statistics like the number of goals and assists, offering a more complete assessment of a player's performance and contribution to his team.
Life Sciences - Aug 7

New research led by Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Rochester Medical Center indicates that concussions aren't the sole cause of damage to the brain in contact sports. A study of college football players found that typical hits sustained from playing just one season cause structural changes to the brain.

Life Sciences - Jul 25
Life Sciences

The neurotransmitter brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) acts in the muscle, so that during strength training endurance muscle fiber number is decreased.

Sport - Feb 26

Professional football players need to keep a cool head during a match, but some are better at this than others. Cristiano Ronaldo seems to be immune to pressure, while Neymar's performance crumbles under it.

Sport - Jul 26

Our researchers partnered with No Lights, No Lycra to explore who regularly attends their nationwide free-form dance events held in the dark, including their motivations and self-reported health benefits.

Life Sciences - Jun 3

Results of the largest study to date of the pathology of dementia in former footballers and rugby players have been revealed.

Sport - Dec 4, 2018
Sport

Joint successes in the past increase the chances of winning. This has now been statistically proven in a variety of different team sports.

Currently 18 Job in field Sport.
Selected Jobs
Academic Rankings - 16.07
Associate professor in antidoping sciences UNIL - Faculté des SSP, 1015
Sport - 19.08
Teaching Associate in Sports and Exercise Science University of Lancaster
Sport - 17.08
Director of Intercollegiate Athletics University of Illinois at Springfield
Sport - 10.08
Assistant Coach Men’s Basketball - Athletics University of Illinois at Chicago
Sport - 09.08
UniversitätsassistentIn-Postdoc Universität Innsbruck
Administration - 09.08
Head Coach, Softball University of Maryland
Business/Economics - 07.08
Finance and Business Development Manager University of Oxford
Sport - 06.08
Sports Assistant University of York
Sport - 06.08
Director, Athletics University of Illinois at Chicago
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