About us

About our Physical Education Research Forum

The Physical Education Research Forum is a research group within the Institute of Sport, Physical Education and Health Sciences (ISPEHS) in Moray House School of Education. The 2014 QS University World Rankings rank the School first for education in Scotland and eighteenth in the world.


We envision a world of high quality physical education teaching, learning and research, where stakeholders around the world have access to knowledge and skills that will enable them to deliver a form of physical education that is engaging, and enhances the learning and lives of their students now and in the future.

We contribute to this vision by:

  1. Developing theories and practices relating to PE.
  2. Informing and contributing to policy development in PE.
  3. Engaging in high quality research that aims to enhance all aspects of PE.
  4. Working collaboratively with esteemed, international academics and key stakeholders.

To find out more about our research, please click here.