Interfaculty Research Institute for Sports and Physical Activity

Goals

The Interfaculty Research Institute for Sports and Physical Activity is the central forum for sport- and movement-related research at the Eberhard Karls University Tübingen. It bundles structures of sports and activity research at different university institutions.

Core facilities are the Institute of Sports Science of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences and the Department of Sports Medicine of the Medical Faculty. By bundling their capacities, a powerful and internationally visible research and service profile is created.

The Interfaculty Research Institute for Sports and Physical Activity is primarily dedicated to research of the following key topics:

  1. Performance
  2. Health
  3. Education

Research Lines

Performance
Performance
Health
Health
Education
Education

Chairs


Prof. Dr. Ansgar Thiel
Institute for Sports Science

Prof. Dr. Andreas Nieß
Sports Medicine Department
University Hospital Tübingen

 


News

04.10.2021

New Frontiers Research Topic

Frontiers Research Topic “Bio-psycho-social Perspectives on the Individual Response to Physical…

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21.09.2021

Discussion about sport streaming services on TV

Last Monday Dr. Marcel Fahrner was invited as expert in a broadcast by Hessischer Rundfunk (HR).

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05.07.2021

On Club Members’ Voting Behaviour in Professional Football

5.7.2021 – Dennis Coates (University of Maryland Baltimore County), Marcel Fahrner, and Tim…

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