Department of Sport and Exercise Science

Welcome to the Department of Sport and Exercise Science

We bring together expertise in Sport and Exercise Science through the disciplines of human physiology, psychology, biomechanics and movement neuroscience. Study with us and you will have some exciting career opportunities. Find out more by visiting our department.

  • Why aren’t pureed foods satisfying?
    26 May 2015
    Uncovering the secrets behind why foods with complex textures are more filling than pureed foods is one of two projects awarded seed funding from the Food and Health Programme at the University of Auckland.
  • Exercise is the Best Medicine
    07 May 2015
    Exercise is good for you – and it can save your life. That's according to exercise experts Associate Professor Greg Anson, Head of the Department of Sport and Exercise Science and Dr Jim Stinear.
  • Courses and Careers Day (Science Event Tags) Event as iCalendar
    29 August 2015, 9am - 3pm
    Discover the largest and most diverse Science faculty in New Zealand. With a huge variety of majors to choose from, we will help you plan your courses and study options. Join us for a day of Discovery!