Professor Richard Bracken

Professor Richard Bracken

Professor, Sport and Exercise Sciences

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 513059

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Academic Office - A111
First Floor
Engineering East
Bay Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Richard Bracken, is a Senior Academic in Exercise, Physiology and Biochemistry and contributes to teaching and research and innovation in School of Sports and Exercise Sciences.

Richard is Vice-Chair for the Exercise and Physical Activity study group (ExPAS) of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes. He has published a high number of research articles and speaks regularly at conferences.

Richard has active global research links, with colleagues in Canada, US, Europe (Austria, Germany, Denmark, Ireland, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain, UK and Italy).

Areas Of Expertise

  • Physical Exercise and Activity
  • Diet and Nutrition
  • Medications

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

Energy Metabolism
Human Physiology
Exercise Physiology
Sports Physiology
Diabetes and Lifestyle

Professor Richard Bracken: Inaugural Lecture, 2022