Staff Profiles: Daniel Cowen

Daniel Cowen

Staff Profile: Daniel Cowen
Lecturer in Sport, Fitness and Physical Activity

Daniel Cowen

Daniel Cowen

Lecturer in Sport, Fitness and Physical Activity

Applied Sport and Exercise Sciences

Daniel is interested in sport and exercise and enjoys linking contemporary research on health and fitness to a practical environment. He is always trying to gain a better understand the human body with respect to health, exercise and performance.

Biography

Daniel joined the Sport and Exercise Science department in 2012, having previously taught in further education, private training companies as well as in a prison. He is interested in sport and exercise and enjoys linking contemporary research on health and fitness to a practical environment. He is always trying to gain a better understand the human body with respect to health, exercise and performance.  I am a keen triathlete and recently completed Ironman Wales.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science with History Cheltenham and Gloucestershire College of Higher Education 2000
PGCAP Post Graduate Certificate in Academic Practice University of Gloucestershire 2013

Teaching and research

Teaching

I deliver on the Exercise, Fitness and Health Fdn degree and the Sport and Exercise Science degree. Modules include Advanced Exercise Design and Fitness Instruction, Advanced Training Techniques and Core Themes in Sport and Exercise Psychology. 

Level

Undergraduate