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David Nolan

David Nolan

David Nolan

Name: David Nolan

Role: Assistant Professor of Sport and Exercise Sciences

Contact Number: 0851182564

Email address: David.nolan@dcu.ie

Room Number: AG49 

Qualifications to date: BSc Sports Science (UL), PhD. in Sport and Exercise Sciences (DCU)

Research Title: Sex-Related Differences in Exercise Training

Year Commenced: 2019

Year of completion: 2023

Supervisor: Dr. Brendan Egan

Research Summary:

David investigates sex-related considerations in athletic development with specific focus on female athletes. His mixed-methods research examines unique challenges and considerations for the female athlete,  including researching the role of the menstrual cycle and hormonal contraceptives in athletic preparation.