Research in the School of Psychology and Sport Science

We're home to three research groups and a sport performance and exercise testing consultancy service.

Our Applied, Social and Health Psychology Group carries out research in seven main areas, including autism, consumer psychology, and gender and sexuality.

The main aim of our Brain and Cognition Research Group is to explore cognitive functions in the health brain, and furthering understanding of clinical conditions, impairments and rehabilitation.

Cambridge Centre for Sport and Exercise Sciences carries out research in sports psychology, physiology, biomechanics and coaching. Its accredited labs are home to the Performance and Exercise Testing Consultancy, which offers services to individual athletes and sports teams.

Postgraduate research

We offer two research programmes: a Psychology PhD and a Sport and Exercise Sciences PhD.

We've also identified a range of innovative research project opportunities in psychology and sport and exercise sciences.