Michael Johnson

Michael Johnson

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

School of Science & Technology

Staff Group(s)
Sport

Role

Dr Johnson is a Senior Lecturer in exercise physiology and teaches at undergraduate and postgraduate level. He is the Course Leader for the BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science course, a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and a qualified personal trainer.

Dr Johnson completed his PhD at Nottingham Trent University and his research activity is focused on responses and limitations of the pulmonary system during exercise, dietary interventions to reduce exercise-induced asthma, and the aetiology of exercise intolerance.

Research areas

Dr Johnson is a member of the Sport, Health and Performance Enhancement research group. His research is primarily focused on exercise physiology, with emphasis on the responses and limitations of the pulmonary system during exercise, the effects of inspiratory muscle training, novel dietary interventions to reduce exercise-induced asthma, and the mechanisms of exercise intolerance.

Dr Johnson has authored many peer-reviewed journal articles in these research areas and has presented relevant abstracts at numerous internationally-renowned scientific conferences. He is a member of the European Respiratory Society and acts as peer reviewer for numerous scientific journals.

Opportunities to carry out postgraduate research towards an MPhil/PhD exist and further information may be obtained from the NTU Graduate School.

External activity

  • Member of the European Respiratory Society
  • Peer reviewer for numerous scientific journals
  • Dissemination of research at numerous internationally-renowned scientific conferences

Sponsors and collaborators

Current and recent research is being conducted with the collaboration, funding and/or support of:

  • Dr William Kinnear, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham
  • Dr William Smith, City Hospital, Nottingham
  • Dr Dominick Shaw, City Hospital, Nottingham
  • Dr Ian Spendlove, The University of Nottingham
  • Food Microbial Sciences Research Group, University of Reading
  • Clasado Ltd.

Publications

Selected publications

For full list click 'Go to Michael Johnson's publications' link above.

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