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Rory  Magrath

Rory Magrath


School of Sport, Health and Social Sciences

023 8201 1147 ext. 1147 Room no. RM204D


Rory graduated from Southampton Solent University in 2010 with a degree in BA (Hons) Football Studies. Following this, he successfully completed his MSc in sociology of sport from Loughborough University, before returning to Solent as an associate lecturer in September 2011. He was appointed as a lecturer in sport in July 2014.

His PhD, completed in 2015, focused on masculinity construction among young, Premier League academy footballers. He was supervised by professor Eric Anderson, Dr. Jason Tuck and Dr. Stewart Cotterill from the University of Winchester.

His research has received media attention from The Guardian newspaper, BBC Radio 5 Live, London Evening Standard and Daily Echo (Southampton). 

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