Graduate Certificate in Sport Analytics at the University of Canberra

Jocelyn Mara has created a Graduate Certificate in Sports Analytics at the University of Canberra. The University website has this link to the course. I am excited by this development. Jocelyn will add a distinctive voice and approach to the sharing of insights into the analysis of performance. I was fortunate to meet her during … Continue reading Graduate Certificate in Sport Analytics at the University of Canberra

@UC_RISE Football PhD Graduations

Yesterday evening (7 April), four PhDs were conferred in the University of Canberra’s Faculty of Health graduation ceremony. All four were students in UCRISE. Three of the students, Jocelyn Mara, Adam Hewitt and Nehad Makhadmeh researched football performance. All three added to the research literature on women’s football. Jocelyn thesis was titled The physical and … Continue reading @UC_RISE Football PhD Graduations

Gender Divided

Introduction Jocelyn Mara, a colleague at the University of Canberra, is receiving her PhD this week in a ceremony at New Parliament House, Canberra. Jocelyn’s thesis is titled The Physical and Physiological Characteristics of Elite Female Soccer Players. Her abstract is: Despite the growing popularity and professionalism of female soccer in recent years, a physical … Continue reading Gender Divided