Prof. John Hawley
Professor of Exercise Metabolism
John is currently Head of the Exercise & Nutrition Research Group and Professor of Exercise Metabolism in the School of Exercise Science (Faculty of Health Sciences) at Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Australia, and Professor in Exercise Physiology in the Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences at LJMU. He has published over 200 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts (PUBMED), written over 100 articles for technical journals and has authored numerous book chapters for exercise biochemistry and sports medicine texts. He currently sits on the Editorial Boards of many international journals including the American Journal of Physiology (Endocrinology and Metabolism); The Journal of Applied Physiology (U.S.A.); The Journal of Sports Sciences (U.K); Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise (U.S.A.); Sports Medicine (New Zealand; and The International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism (U.S.A.).
Recent Research Grants
Collaborative Research Network Grant (2013-2015). Healthy Ageing: Exercise-Nutrient Interventions to Prevent Sarcobesity, CRN 2013000443 ($630,000).
Dairy Health and Nutrition Research Consortium (2012-2013). Effect of dairy-based high-protein, variable-carbohydrate diets and exercise on muscle maintenance and movement. (AUS$520,000).