School of Sport, Health and Exercise Science


Head of School

Professor Richard Thelwell Head of Department and Professor of Applied Sport Psychology
Dr Jo Corbett Associate Head (Impact and Innovation)
Mr Chris Hughes Associate Head (Education)
Professor Mike Tipton Associate Head (Research)

Academic Staff

Dr Daniel J Brown Lecturer
Dr Jenny Burbage Principal Lecturer, Recruitment & External Promotion Lead
Miss Beth Clarkson Lecturer
Dr Joseph Costello Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology
Dr Matt Dicks Lecturer
Dr Clare Eglin Principal Lecturer
Dr Tim Exell Senior Lecturer
Dr Paul Gorczynski Senior Lecturer
Dr Jim House Reader in Environmental Physiology
Mr Colin Iggleden Senior Lecturer
Dr Mitch Lomax Senior Lecturer & Course Leader
Dr Heather Massey Lecturer
Dr Kieren McEwan Programme Coordinator (Sports Development and Business Management) & Principal Lecturer
Dr Chris Mills Principal Lecturer & Programme Coordinator (BSc Hons Sport & Exercise Science and BSc Hons Exercise and Fitness Management)
Dr Gemma Milligan Senior Lecturer in Sport Exercise and Health
Dr Martina Navarro Lecturer
Dr Joseph O'Halloran Senior Lecturer, Course Leader (MSc Sports Performance)
Dr Mike Rayner Course Leader (MSc Sports Management) & Senior Lecturer
Dr Zoe Saynor Senior Lecturer in Physical Activity, Exercise and Health
Dr Andy Scott Principal Lecturer, Placement Employment Lead and Course Leader (MSc Clinical Exercise Science)
Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr Professor in Biomechanics
Dr Ant Shepherd Lecturer in Physical Activity, Exercise and Health
Dr Chris Wagstaff Psychology Pathway Lead and Course Leader
Dr Tom Webb Senior Lecturer in Sports Management and Development
Dr Neil Weston Associate Dean (Global Engagement and Education Partnerships)
Dr Chad Witcher Lecturer

Visiting Staff

Dr Suhail Baluch Visiting Research Fellow
Mrs Amanda Brasher Visiting Research Associate
Dr David Flower Visiting Senior Research Fellow
Dr John Leach Visiting Senior Research Fellow
Professor Terry McMorris Visiting Professor
Mr Nigel Mitchell Visiting Senior Lecturer
Dr Daniel Roiz de Sa Visiting Senior Lecturer
Alison Walker Visiting Research Associate

Technical Staff

Mr Dave Black Senior Technician
Miss Brogan Horler Senior Research Associate
Mrs Christine Jolliffe Lead Technician Exercise Psychology
Mr Geoff Long Senior Specialist Technician
Miss Anna Marczyk Technician
Mr Paul Marshman Technical Manager
Harry Mayes Technician
Mrs Amanda Ward Senior Technician
Mr Danny White Lead Technician

Professional Staff

Mrs Wendy Bowen Departmental Manager
Mrs Katie Kennedy Course Administrator
Miss Allison King Senior Course Administrator
Miss Emma Lane Course Administrator
Jennie Weston Course Administrator