Dr James Hobkirk
Lecturer in Physiology
|Biography||Programme director for Applied Exercise Science for Health/ Research Ethics Committee, Physiology/ Health and Safety Officer
Dr James Hobkirk joined the Department of Sport, Health and Exercise Science in April 2015 as a lecturer in physiology.
He received his PhD, entitled Hypertriglyceridaemia, small dense low-density lipoproteins and cardio-metabolic risk stratification in paediatric obesity, in 2011.
James is scientific director and an honorary scientist in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Hull and East Yorkshire NHS Trust.
He collaborates with international academics and clinicians, and is a member of the Royal Society of Medicine, an expert reviewer for the Health Research Authority and sits on the editorial board of a clinical journal.