The University of Canberra Research Institute for Sport and Exercise is a research and innovation institute bringing together staff from a wide variety of academic disciplines around the theme of sport and exercise.
The Institute supports the University's sporting aspirations through strategic planning and leadership, the co-ordination of sport-related research, consultancy across its faculties and the development of external partnerships.
The University of Canberra’s Professor Gordon Waddington has created new wearable technology for space agency NASA, aimed at helping astronauts regain their sense of balance upon returning to earth.
Research into physical literacy has made massive strides in 2021 with a UC researcher among the finalists for the Engagement Australia Excellence Awards.
The University of Canberra will canvass the long-term effects of concussion on the brain health of retired elite athletes.
The University of Canberra today launched its new Sport Strategy with a vision to be Australia’s leading university for women in sport and a top three sports science university nationally.