Reader (Associate Professor) in Human Metabolism
University of Bath
Javier’s research seeks to understand the interactions between nutrition and exercise in the context of health and disease. Javier has published more than 100 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in journals such as Diabetes Care, Obesity Reviews, American Journal of Physiology – Endocrinology and Metabolism and the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Furthermore, Javier is the University of Bath ambassador for The Nutrition Society and The Physiological Society. After completing a BSc (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Science and an MRes in Exercise Physiology, Javier completed his PhD in 2013, which covered the areas of human nutrition, exercise metabolism, and appetite. In addition to academic work, Javier has also provided nutrition consultancy to athletes and businesses.