Martin Lindley

Favourite Thing: Design research and colelct data in the lab



Ysgol Bryn Offa, Wrexham North Wales


Liverpool Polytechnic 1989-92, Liverpool John Moores University 1993-1995, UWIC 1995-2005

Work History:

LJMU teaching assistant, UWIC Lecturer, Indiana University USA Researcher,


Loughborough University

Current Job:

Lecturer (Human Biology – Exercise Physiology) School of Sport Exercise and Health Sciences

Me and my work

An exercise Physiologist with an interest in investigating diet exericise and the lungs.

My Typical Day

Tiring :-)

What I'd do with the money

I would use the cash to help one of my post grad students. The biochemistry kits we use are expensive so the cash would help them to analyse a variable they cuold not afford to otherwise.

My Interview

How would you describe yourself in 3 words?

Hmmmmm that doesnt count a a word ! Fun (well i think so) Hard Working and Inquisitive

Would you rather be a scientist or an athlete? And why?

Both :-) I have plaed hockey at a national and international level and I am a scientist

If you could have a body super power, what would it be and why?

Super Speed – I am a bit of a speed junkie anyway

Which Olympic event would you most like to win? And why?

100m is the blue riband …..however the 10km is close to my heart…but I would have to say Hockey !

What did you want to be after you left school?

A sport Scientist…no honest ! I told my careers teacher at school when i was 12 !

Were you ever in trouble in at school?

frequently ! lack of homework or just plain bad grades !

What's the best thing you've done as a scientist?

Help people feel better

Tell us a joke.