James o’reilly university of chester

By | 8th May 2017

James o’reilly university of chester

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Dr James O’Reilly

Senior Lecturer, Programme Leader BSc Human Nutrition

Dr James O`Reilly is Programme Leader. He undertook his PhD studies at King’s College London, evaluating the biological activity of dietary flavonoids in the human diet. This was followed by experience gained in the food industry as a project scientist before becoming senior lecturer in human nutrition at Chester in 2004.  Dr O`Reilly is a Registered Nutritionist with the Association for Nutrition (AfN No 2206).

James o’reilly university of chester

Teaching

James’ teaching focuses on the molecular aspects of human nutrition including metabolism and its regulation. James also lectures at Chester and within industry on the role of nutrition in sport and exercise and has provided dietary and nutritional support for elite athletes.

Research

James has a research background studying antioxidant nutrients, having undertaken a PhD at King’s College London, evaluating the biological activity of dietary flavonoids in human volunteers.

He continues to have research interests in this area and presently undertakes studies in collaboration with the food industry.

Dr Ceri Nicholas

Senior Lecturer – Programme Leader MSc Exercise and Nutrition Science Chester and Dublin

Qualifications

  • BA (Hons) Human Movement Studies – University of Wales Institute Cardiff
  • MSc Sports Science – Loughborough University
  • PhD Exercise Physiology – Loughborough University