Category: Job, Research & Professional Development Opportunities

PhD Opportunity: Play and Risk in Kids @ Technological University Dublin

Play is a fundamental human right. The United Nations Declaration of the Rights of The Child states that every child “shall have full opportunity for play and recreation, which should be directed to the same purposes as education; society and the public authorities shall endeavour to promote the enjoyment of this right.” It is well…
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Event Alert: Coaching the Female Athlete – How to get the best out of your athletes/players?

Sport Ireland Coaching is delighted to bring you their first ‘Coaching the Female Athlete’ webinar. Through the presentations and Q&A’s with speakers, we will explore how each of them gets the best out of their athletes through their coaching style. This webinar is suitable for anyone (female/male) who coaches female athletes or teams from adolescent…
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Event Alert: Physical Activity and the Pandemic : Lessons for older adults and health professionals

Keeping active and well as we grow older is a key challenge for public health. This event, hosted by the Institute of Public Health, will focus on the value of sustaining physical activity as we get older and how to support populations to do so. Speakers from Ireland, the UK, and Australia will share evidence,…
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Introducing the Physical Activity for Health (PAfH) research cluster

This blog introduces the Physical Activity for Health (PAfH) research cluster at the University of Limerick (UL). The PAfH cluster is funded by the Health Research Institute (HRI) in UL and is fast approaching its 1st birthday (April 2020). The cluster aims to build a national and international hub of excellence in the area of…
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I-PARC Workshop – 28th January 2020

We will try to accommodate all those interested in attending. To register an expression of interest for the event, please click here. I-PARC will be hosting a workshop titled “Systems Based Approach: What is it and why is it relevant to physical activity promotion” on the 28th of January 2020 in the Hilton Kilmainham, Dublin.…
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