Matt works at the University of Huddersfield in the Division of Sport, Exercise & Nutrition Sciences. He is a Chartered Scientist and a BASES Accredited Sport and Exercise Scientist (Physiology) in addition to a BASES Certified Exercise Practitioner (Obesity and Diabetes Specialist). BASES, the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences, is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK. Matt has worked in Higher Education at undergraduate and postgraduate level for a number of years and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Research interests include high-intensity interval training, obesity, exercise and type 2 diabetes, and the use of isokinetic dynamometry to assess joint function in sports.