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Dr Marcos Michelides

LECTURER IN SPORT AND EXERCISE SCIENCE AND COURSE LEADER OF MSC SPORT AND EXERSICE SCIENCE


MMichaelides@uclan.ac.uk

+357 24 69 41 08

Qualifications

PhD Exercise Science (University of Arkansas, 2008)

MSc Exercise Science (University of Arkansas, 2004)

Graduate Certificate in Educational Statistics and Research (University of Arkansas, 2008)

BSc Kinesiology with Specialization in Physiotherapy (Szemelweis University, 2001)

 

Employment Track

Lecturer at Uclan CY, Department of Sport and Exercise Science (2014-now)

Research Fellow, University of Cyprus, Departments of Physiology and Medical Imaging (2011-2014)

 

Research Interests

Exercise testing and performance in athletes and high risk professionals

 

Roles and Responsibilities (including past roles and responsibilities)

Teaching

  • Lecturer, BSc (Hons) Sports and Exercise Science
  • Modules Taught: Basis of Human Movement, Introduction to Research Methods, Fitness Testing and Exercise Prescription, Measurement Techniques in Sports and Exercise Science, Physiology of Human Performance

Fitness Center and Sports Lab Coordinator

  • Management and maintenance of the Fitness centre and sports lab for Uclan Cy.

Selective Publications

Michaelides, M., Parpa, K., Zacharia, A. (2017). Pre-season maximal aerobic power in professional soccer players among different divisions Journal of Strength and Conditioning. In- press (JSCR-08-8300R1).

 

Selective Conference and Seminar Presentations

Michaelides M, Parpa K. Assessment of isokinetic knee strength and its relationship with vertical jump and power in youth basketball players. . ECSS. 2015.

Michaelides, M., Parpa, K. Zacharia, A. Petusis, C. Fitness parameters in professional football players among different divisions. ECSS. 2016.

Michaelides, M., Parpa, K. Zacharia, A.  Assessment of Lower Body and Abdominal Strength in Professional Soccer Players ECSS. 2017.

 

Other Scholarly and Outreach Activities

  • Annual Be Active conference organizer part of the CSO 2020 program.