David Archer

Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology and Sports Nutrition

Health Sciences& W-b (F) - Nursing & Health Sci (S)

Exercise physiology, Sports nutrition, Exercise and Type 1 Diabetes, Pacing in elite sport, Performance analysis in soccer

Current Teaching: Module leader for Performance Analysis (SSP260), Nutrition for Sport and Exercise (SSP339)and intervention strategies (SSP360). He also teaches about the physiology of training, cardiovascular physiology and research methods at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Dr Archer is currently co-supervising 5 PhD students, 4 at the University of Sunderland and 1 at Northumbria University in the areas of performance analysis, physiology of intermittent exercise, psychology and pacing in sport.

University of Aberdeen Ph.D. (Physiology) Physiological consequences of altering the method of dehydration and rehydration in man. Trinity College Dublin B.A. Natural Sciences (Physiology)

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  1. Archer, David, Hogg, Robert, Coulson, Morcombe, Soos, Istvan, Anderson, Steven, Innerd, Paul and Leyland, Sandra (2017) Influence of body mass index and gender on physical activity in primary school children during PE and non-PE school days. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 76. E33-E33. ISSN 0029-6651
  2. Bush, Michael, Archer, David T, Barnes, Chris, Hogg, Robert and Bradley, Paul S (2017) Longitudinal match performance characteristics of UK and non-UK players in the English Premier League. Science and Medicine in Football, 1 (1). pp. 2-9. ISSN 0264-0414
  3. Archer, David and Miller, Keith (2015) Using online and mobile student polling techniques to engage students in assessment design. In: 3 Rivers Conference: Student Engagement, 27 Mar 2015, University of Sunderland. (Unpublished)
  4. Bradley, Paul, Archer, David, Hogg, Robert, Shuth, Gabor, Bush, Michael, Carling, Christopher and Barnes, Christopher (2015) Tier-Specific Evolution of Match Performance Characteristics in the English Premier League: It’s Getting Tougher at the Top. Journal of Sports Sciences, 34 (10). pp. 980-987. ISSN 0264-0414
  5. Bush, Michael, Archer, David, Hogg, Robert and Bradley, Paul S (2015) Factors Influencing Physical and Technical Variability in the English Premier League. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 10 (7). pp. 865-872. ISSN 1555-0265
  6. Archer, David (2013) Effects of method of dehydration on post exercise rehydration. In: Nutrition Society Summer Meeting, 15-18 Jul 2013, Newcastle University.
  7. Archer, David, Berry, Laura, Dixon, Stuart and Hogg, Robert (2013) Assessment of technical changes during swimming performance in trained junior swimmers. In: International Sports Science and Sports Medicine Conference 2013, 21 - 23 Aug 2013, Northumbria University, Newcastle.
  8. Bush, Michael, Barnes, Chris, Archer, David, Hogg, Robert and Bradley, Paul (2014) Evolution of Match Performance Parameters for Various Playing Positions in the English Premier League. Human Movement Science, 39. pp. 1-11. ISSN 0167-9457
  9. Mytton, Graham, Archer, David, Turner, Louise, Skorski, Sabrina, Renfree, Andrew, Thompson, Kevin and St Clair Gibson, Alan (2015) Increased variability of lap speeds differentiate medallists and non-medallists in middle distance running and swimming events. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 10 (3). pp. 369-373.
  10. Shirreffs, Susan, Merson, Stuart, Fraser, Susan and Archer, David (2004) Effect of fluid restriction on hydration status in man. British Journal of Nutrition, 91 (6). pp. 951-958. ISSN 0007-1145