University Joseph Fourier

University Joseph Fourier

The PAPA research team in France comprises members of the Laboratory Sport and Social Environment (SENS) from the Université Joseph Fourier. Their work centres on factors influencing engagement (psychological and social determinants), decease drop out and non participation in physical activity in sports clubs, school PE and physical activity. They also examine the effects of these factors on the individuals' well-being.


Professor Philippe Sarrazin
Assistant Professor Jean-Philippe Heuzé
Assistant Professor Damien Tessier
Assistant Professor David Trouilloud
Assistant Professor Grégoire Bosselut
Aurélie Van Hoye, (PhD student)

Papa News
PAPA Featured on Horizon 2020

An article about the PAPA Project has been featured on the Horizon 2020 website. Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years.

End of Project Dissemination Conference

To mark the formal conclusion of the PAPA project, store at the end of September 2013 members of the PAPA Project came together to present their findings at a special one-day event.