Desmond Earls


Assistant Lecturer

Carlow Campus

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  • Research Interests
  • Publications
  • Research Supervision
  • Engagement and Collaboration

Research Interests

In second year as an Assistant Lecturer in Department of Science and Health. Main field of expertise is Strength and Conditioning Science. Worked as a Strength and Conditioning coach for the past 8 years. Have worked with national governing bodies and numerous intercounty senior GAA teams. Main research interest is in the prescription and monitoring of strength and conditioning programs for performance enhancement.



Research Supervision

Current Research Students

Cathal O’Neill – Autoregulation of training load and intensity (principal supervisor)

Area of Interest for future Supervisory role
  • Any area relating to enhancement of human performance

Engagement and Collaboration