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David Dunne

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Faculty of Science

Performance Nutritionist

PhD Student - Digital Health and Behaviour Change

Director of Studies - Dr Rebecca Murphy


2014, International Olympic Committee, Switzerland, IOC Postgraduate Diploma
2012, St Marys University, United Kingdom, BSc Nutrition and Sport Science


International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry, ISAK Level 1

Academic appointments

Visiting Lecturer, St Marys Univeristy, 2016 - present


Dunne D. 2024. A Behavioural Design Thinking Approach to Technology Innovation in Sports Nutrition Murphy R, Tod D, Morton J. Public Url

Journal article

Dunne DM, Lefevre-Lewis C, Cunniffe B, Impey SG, Tod D, Close GL, Morton JP, Murphy R. 2022. Athlete experiences of communication strategies in applied sports nutrition and future considerations for mobile app supportive solutions Frontiers in Sports and Active Living, 4 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Yan X, Dunne DM, Impey SG, Cunniffe B, Lefevre CE, Mazorra R, Morton JP, Tod D, Close GL, Murphy RC, Chakraborty B. 2022. A pilot sequential multiple assignment randomized trial (SMART) protocol for developing an adaptive coaching intervention around a mobile application for athletes to improve carbohydrate periodization behavior. Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications, 26 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Dunne D, Lefevre C, Cunniffe B, Tod D, Close GL, Morton JP, Murphy RC. 2019. Performance Nutrition in the Digital Era – An exploratory study into the use of Social Media by Sports Nutritionists Journal of Sports Sciences, 37 :2467-2474 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url