Research Students

HART members offer research supervision for PhD, MPhil and MSc by Research in a wide range of topics related to their research interests. If you are interested in applying to undertake research study with us, in the first instance please contact the member of staff with research interests appropriate to your own proposed study. We also co-supervise students in other Schools within the University; details of these students appear under the Schools of their respective first supervisors.

For details of the full range of postgraduate degrees offered by the School of Sport & Exercise Sciences, please see:

Current Students

Joanna Blackwell (PhD)

Capture‘Sociology of ageing, exercise and cardiac rehabilitation.’ Supervised by Dr Hannah Henderson, Professor Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Dr Adam Evans (Copenhagen) as a Dual Studentship with the University of Copenhagen.

IMG_8981Gareth McNarry (PhD) 

‘Sporting embodiment, sociological-phenomenology, and the senses in competitive swimming.’ Supervised by: Professor Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Dr Adam Evans (Copenhagen), as a Dual Studentship with the University of Copenhagen.

20141206-fifa-womens-worldcup-1Bethan Sullivan (MSc by research)

‘Gender differences in the Men’s 2014 and Women’s 2015 Football World Cups: Inequalities within the commentary box. Supervised by: Dr Nik Dickerson and Dr Donna Windard.

Past Students

Vitality snipRobyn Hambrook (MSc by Research 2017)
‘Exploring the new participant experience and effect of the Lincolnshire’s Vitality Programme and one-to-one services.’ Supervised by: Mr Geoff Middleton and Mr Dan Bishop.
HannahHannah Henderson (PhD, 2017)

‘Evaluation of Exercise Referral Scheme design and delivery in the Lincolnshire area.’
Supervised by:
 Professor Niro Siriwardena, Dr Adam Evans (University of Copenhagen), and Professor Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson

RachelRachel Williams (PhD 2017)

‘Physical activity, ageing and embodiment: The examination of a figuration of retired older men who previously served in the British Armed Forces.’ Supervised by: Professor Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, Professor Jacqui Briggs, and Dr Adam Evans (University of Copenhagen).

Natalie PosterNatalie Cooper (MSc by Research 2017)

‘Narratives of physical activity amongst Cancer Patients.’ Supervised by:  Dr Donna Windard, Mrs Hannah Henderson and Dr Adam Evans (University of Copenhagen).

 Alice Carter Alice Carter (Msc by Research 2015)
Evaluation of the Lincolnshire Sports Partnership ‘Workplace Challenge’ programme.’
Supervised by: Dr Adam Evans, Geoff Middleton and Daniel Bishop
Dr. Aspasia Leledaki Stacey Mitchell (MSc by Research 2015)
‘An ethnographic study of women’s perceived barriers to golf participation.’
Supervised by: Dr Adam Evans and Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson
 Alex PickerdenAlex Pickerden (MSc by research 2015)
The politics of education reform: Using critical discourse analysis to understand the policy intentions of the Coalition Government’s Academies Programme.
Supervised by: Dr David Piggott and Donna Evans
Dr. Solomon LennoxDaniel Connolly (MSc by Research 2014) 
‘An Ethnographic Study of FE students’ career development choices.’
Supervised by:
 Dr Adam Evans and Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson
Jonathan L. Bright (MSc by Research 2012)Jonathan L. Bright
Evaluation of the Lincolnshire County Sports Partnership ‘School Wheelchair Project’
Supervised by: Dr Adam Evans and Lindsay Brown