Staff Profiles: Sports Therapy

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Katie Davies

Katie Davies

Senior Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Sport and Exercise

I get to work with talented athletes and travel abroad. Helping athletes return from injury is an extremely rewarding role and I hope sharing my knowledge with undergraduate students will inspire them to achieve a successful career.

Dr. John K. Parker

Dr. John K. Parker

Academic Course Leader BSc Sport and Exercise Sciences and Senior Lecturer Sport and Exercise Psychology

Sport and Exercise

I have been at the University of Gloucestershire since 2006. My teaching commitments include the delivery of modules that focus on all aspects of sport psychology, motor learning, and exercise and mental health.

Dr. Martine Deighan

Dr. Martine Deighan

Senior Lecturer in Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology

Sport and Exercise

I've always had an interest in the biomechanics of movement and as a one-time competitive Highland Dancer, teacher and judge have an interest in training. I am lucky enough to share theories with students who also have a passion for the subject.

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Dr. Simon Fryer

Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology, Laboratories Director

Sport and Exercise

I am interested in sport and exercise physiology with a specialist interest in blood flow and vascular function for performance, health and disease.

Kirsty Hopgood

Kirsty Hopgood

Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Sport and Exercise

As a passionate and dedicated sports therapist I thrive in an environment where I can educate and develop future sports therapists.

Dr. Stephen How

Dr. Stephen How

Senior Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Physiology

Sport and Exercise

I joined the University of Gloucestershire in 2007 after undertaking PhD research at Brunel University. I teach sport and exercise physiology on a range of courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Dr. Claire Mills

Dr. Claire Mills

Senior Lecturer in Sports Education and Coaching

Sport and Exercise

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

Danielle Ritson

Danielle Ritson

Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Sport and Exercise

I thoroughly enjoy treating a range of clients and athletes and am now able to share these experiences through my teaching and hope to get future sports therapists excited about the opportunities in this growing profession.

Dr. Emily Ryall

Dr. Emily Ryall

Senior Lecturer in the Philosophy of Sport and Exercise

Sport and Exercise

I love thinking deeply about sport and so am honoured to be able to share my passion teaching. There's always lots of interesting philosophical questions about sport, e.g. should drugs ever be allowed?

Sarah Shaw

Sarah Shaw

Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Sport and Exercise

I am an energetic hardworking multidisciplinary team player. I am passionate about teaching and learning and sharing my knowledge with students to inspire them to achieve and progress into a well-rounded clinician.