The Locker Room Podcast - Deely Sport Science

#59 So you want to do a PhD?

May 24, 2022

PhD researcher Ciaran Deely is joined by two of his supervisors- Ross Bennett from QPR FC and Dr Jamie Tallent from the University of Essex- to speak about completing a PhD. They discuss:

- the traditional PhD academic route, professional doctorates, and collaborative doctoral training in sporting organisations

- benefits & drawbacks of completing a PhD while being embedded in a professional club

- how pro clubs are benefiting from investing into a PhD student

- 'Level 8' PhD qualification and skills

- the future of PhD researchers in professional sport

- what makes a good researcher and advice for people applying for a PhD 


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