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Dr Robbie McIntyre

Lecturer - Physiology
Course Lead - MSc Applied Sport and Exercise Physiology

Dr Robbie McIntyre

About Research



Robbie joined St Mary's in 2022 and teaches exercise physiology at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

He graduated from the University of Stirling with a BSc (Hons) degree in Sport and Exercise Science before going on to do his MSc in Exercise Physiology at Loughborough University. Robbie then completed his PhD at Bangor University, where he specialised in preparatory strategies for exercise in hot environments.

In his spare time, Robbie enjoys weightlifting, rock climbing, hiking, travelling, and theatre.


Research profile

Key publications

  • McIntyre RD, Zurawlew MJ, Oliver SJ, Cox AT, Mee JA & Walsh NP. (2021). A comparison of heat acclimation by post-exercise hot water immersion and exercise in the heat. J Sci Med Sport.
  • McIntyre RD, Zurawlew MJ, Mee JA, Walsh NP & Oliver SJ. (2022). A comparison of medium-term heat acclimation by post-exercise hot water immersion or exercise in the heat: Adaptations, overreaching, and thyroid hormones. Am. J. Physiol. Regul. Integr. Comp. Physiol. doi:10.1152/ajpregu.00315.2021

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