PhD research opportunity with Edith Cowan University

Edith Cowan University is seeking a PhD candidate to undertake research with an established Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Project team, investigating informal sport as a health and social resource for young people.

The ARC project is designed to support government, sport and health agencies to develop new policy guidance and resources to grow informal sport opportunities for young people.

The successful candidate will be supported to develop a project that complements the team’s data collection and extends the research in Western Australia.

Interested candidates should contact Professor Dawn Penney by email on or by calling 08 6304 2339. Find out more about the opportunity at