Study level

  • PhD
  • Master of Philosophy
  • Honours
  • Vacation research experience scheme


Topic status

We're looking for students to study this topic.

Research centre


This project examines the operational environment in which female sport officials work. It aims to foster the work and development practices of sport officials, including deeper discussion around how they might better learn their craft.

Research activities

You can contribute through smaller projects to the larger research team or lead a brand new sub-topic related to female sport officials. 


Outcomes are the provision of improved educational process for the development of female sport officials and sport officials more widely.

Skills and experience

Ideal candidates would be current or retired sport officials (or coaches) and people who have been sport athletes or worked in high-performance sport.


You may be eligible to apply for a research scholarship.

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