Patrick Ward

Sports Science Analyst, Seattle Seahawks

Patrick is a Sports Science Analyst with the Seattle Seahawks, where he works on a variety of data science projects across football operations that include daily data collection efforts and analysis of player generated data to gain insight and drive decision-making as it pertains to player health and performance. Prior to joining the Seahawks, Patrick worked at the Nike Sports Research Lab at Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon, collaborating on projects aimed at understanding high performance in elite athletes. Patrick has worked in high performance sport for over 12 years, helping to develop athletes at all levels from high school state champions to professional and Olympic athletes, as well as consulting for collegiate and professional teams, in the U.S. and abroad. Patrick is currently completing a PhD in Applied Sports Science through Liverpool John Moores University in the UK. His research interests include human performance, injury risk, and statistical analysis.