Staff Profiles: Sports Therapy

Samantha Barry-Wilson

Samantha Barry-Wilson

Academic Subject Leader for Sport and Exercise

Sport and Exercise

At the University of Gloucestershire Samantha is the Academic Subject Leader for Sport and Exercise and contributes to the teaching of Sport and Exercise Science, Sports Strength and Conditioning and Sports Therapy.

Kate Cady

Kate Cady

MSc Sports Therapy and MSc Professional Practice in Sports Therapy

Sport and Exercise

Kate Cady is Academic Course Leader for both the MSc Sports Therapy and the MSc Professional practice.

Katie Davies

Katie Davies

Senior Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Sport and Exercise

Katie has been a practicing sports therapist for 7 years and has treated an array of talented athletes. She enjoys drawing upon her clinical experiences to develop the knowledge and skills of aspiring Sports Therapists.

Dr. Meghan Brown

Dr. Meghan Brown

Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Nutrition

Sport and Exercise

Meghan is a Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Nutrition and is involved in the delivery of a number of modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Prof. Mark De Ste Croix

Prof. Mark De Ste Croix

Professor of Paediatric Sport and Exercise

Sport and Exercise

Mark's interests lie in paediatric sport and exercise with an emphasis on injury prevention. He has worked predominantly with football clubs to identify injury risk in academy players and provide advice on recovery strategies and screening techniques.

Kirsty Hopgood

Kirsty Hopgood

Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Sport and Exercise

As a passionate and dedicated sports therapist Kirsty thrives in an environment where she can educate and develop future sports therapists.

Dr. Malcolm MacLean

Dr. Malcolm MacLean

Reader in the Culture and History of Sport

Sport and Exercise

Malcolm is a historian and sociologist. His principal interests are the cultural and social experience and identities associated with sport and exercise as well as research ethics and integrity.

Dr. Claire Mills

Dr. Claire Mills

Senior Lecturer in Sports Education and Coaching

Sport and Exercise

Claire joined the university in 2004, having previously worked in schools and higher education institutions. As a Senior Lecturer and a fellow of the Higher Education Academy, she contributes to both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

Danielle Parker

Danielle Parker

Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Sport and Exercise

Danielle has always loved everything to do with sport and her interest in how the human body works led her to pursue a career in sports therapy.

Dr. Emily Ryall

Dr. Emily Ryall

Senior Lecturer in the Philosophy of Sport and Exercise

Sport and Exercise

As an experienced research supervisor and PhD examiner Dr Emily Ryall is willing to supervise students in philosophical research across a broad range of areas.

Sarah Shaw

Sarah Shaw

Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Sport and Exercise

Sarah is an energetic hardworking multidisciplinary team player. She is passionate about teaching and learning and sharing her knowledge with students to inspire them to achieve and progress into a well-rounded clinician.