Visiting scholar from Tasmania

Brayford campus at night

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 sociology of the body, health Continue reading Visiting scholar from Tasmania

HART research student takes up key post at Golf Foundation


Stacey Mitchell, one of our HART postgraduate research students, recently completed her Master’s by Research under the supervision of Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Dr Adam Evans.  Stacey’s research investigated gender inequalities in golf, and examined in-depth the perceptions and embodied Continue reading HART research student takes up key post at Golf Foundation

HART Postgraduate Success

This month has seen considerable success amongst our HART postgraduate team. In total, three students successfully achieved their MSc by Reseach degrees by Viva Voce. First, Alice Carter successfully defended her thesis which focused upon a figurational analysis of the Lincolnshire Workplace Continue reading HART Postgraduate Success

HART publication on Motherhood and Swimming

Baby swimming

HART’s recent run of published research has continued with the release of a new paper in Leisure Studies Journal focusing upon women’s experiences of aquatic leisure with their pre-school aged children. The full paper can be found here. The paper, written Continue reading HART publication on Motherhood and Swimming

HART Postgraduate Success!

This week saw two of the HART Postgraduate team successfully complete their degrees through Viva Voce examination. Both students were supervised by Dr. Adam Evans and Dr. Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson. Dan Connolly, who was assessed by Prof. Andrew Parker from the University Continue reading HART Postgraduate Success!