Joanne Mayoh

Dr Joanne Mayoh

  • 01202 968385
  • jmayoh at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Senior Lecturer in Sport , Physical Activity & Health
  • Dorset House D144, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
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Biography

My current research interests include women and embodiment within a physical activity context, and ageing and well being across the lifespan. My primary research interest is how sport and physical activity provides opportunities for wellbeing, with a specific focus on how women experience their bodies within this setting. I have recently written and published a couple of papers exploring how phenomenology and sociological theory can be used to provide a theoretical framework for the study of wellbeing experiences within sport and physical activity. I am also interested in the relationship between physical activity and wellbeing for older adults. I am presently working with a number of community-based organisations to help provide a meaningful definition of wellbeing from a community perspective, and explore how this relates to physical activity and health. I am also currently involved in a number of cross-school bids that focus on active ageing and physical activity intervention design and evaluation for older adults with chronic health conditions...

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Journal Articles

Conferences

  • Mayoh, J. and Jones, I., 2014. Older adults’ experiences of physical activity: A path towards well-being through empowering embodiment. In: British Sociological Association, Ageing, Body and Society Study Group 6th Annual Conference "Researching Bodies" 28 November 2014 London.
  • Mayoh, J. and Jones, I., 2014. Woman’s Sport and Exercise Experiences: A Path towards Empowering Embodiment. In: Leisure Studies Association 7-9 July 2014 Paisley.
  • Mayoh, J. and Onwuegbuzie, A., 2013. Mixed Methods Phenomenological Research: Surveying the Landscape. In: International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry 15-18 May 2013 Champaign, Illinois.
  • Mayoh, J. and Onwuegbuzie, A., 2013. Mixed Methods Phenomenological Research: Moving towards a conceptualisation. In: International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry 15-18 May 2013 Champaign, Illinois.
  • Mayoh, J. and Jones, I., 2013. Using the Dwelling- Mobility Theory to Explore how Sport can make Wellbeing an Experiential Possibility. In: Paper presented at the Phenomenology Special Interest Group 3 July 2013 Bournemouth University.
  • Mayoh, J., Hutchings, J., Kavanagh, E., Wilding, A. and Jones, I., 2012. A parallel study on ageing and positive achievement in ultra-endurance sport. In: LSA 2012 17-19 July 2012 Edinburgh.
  • Mayoh, J., Kavanagh, E. and Wilding, A., 2012. Conceptualising Wellbeing from a Community Perspective. In: LSA 2012 17-19 July 2012 Edinburgh.
  • Mayoh, J., 2012. The Experience of Using Mixed Methods for Doctoral Research- The Challenges and Opportunities. In: International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry 16-19 May 2012 Champaign, IL.
  • Mayoh, J., 2009. Navigating the maze of online health information: the experiences of people with chronic health conditions. In: BCS Health Informatics Scotland Conference 2009 21-22 September 2009 Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Mayoh, J. and Bond, C.S., 2008. Mixed feelings. In: 7th International Qualitative Research Conference 8-10 September 2008 Bournemouth University, England.
  • Mayoh, J., 2008. Will the development of Web 2.0 technology result in a preference for quantity over quality? In: Medicine 2.0 Congress 4-5 September 2008 Toronto, Canada.
  • Mayoh, J., 2008. Using a sequential mixed methods approach to explore the information seeking experiences of people with chronic illness. In: Mixed Methods Conference & Workshops 2008 21-24 July 2008 Cambridge, England.

PhD Students

  • Sophie Bushell
  • Emma Mosley
  • Amy Lloyd

Profile of Teaching PG

  • MIxed Methods Research

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Social Perspectives in Sport, Research Skills, Dissertation

Grants

  • RDF Small Grant (Internal, 01 May 2012). Completed
  • RDF Small Grant (Internal, 01 May 2011). Completed

External Responsibilities

  • Journal of Mixed Methods Research, Reviewer
  • British Medical Association, Paient Information Reviewer

Public Engagement & Outreach Activities

  • Dorset Partnership for Older People Programme

Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Science (2006)
  • PhD in Health Informatics (2011)

Honours

  • SUBU You're Brilliant Award (2013)

Memberships

  • British Society of Gerontology, Member,

Networks

  • BUDI
The data on this page was last updated at 04:09 on January 21, 2018.