Academic staff in the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Academic and research staff.

Head of School

Professor Janice L. Thompson

Professor Janice L. Thompson

Head of School
Professor of Public Health Nutrition and Exercise

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

60 second video iconProfessor Janice L. Thompson is a leading expert in the field of public health nutrition and exercise, and their role in preventing and treating risks for obesity, cardiovascular disease, and type 2 diabetes across the lifespan.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 3084
Email
j.thompson.1@bham.ac.uk

Academic staff

Professor Doug Carroll

Professor Doug Carroll

Professor of Applied Psychology

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Professor Carroll has an international reputation in Behaviour Medicine. His research group contributed substantially to the success of the School in the last RAE exercise. The School was joint top in their subject area in the UK.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 7240
Email
carrolld@bham.ac.uk

Dr Shushu Chen

Dr Shushu Chen

Lecturer in Sport Policy and Management

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Dr Shushu Chen is a Lecturer in Sport Policy and Management. Her principal research interests include sport policy analysis and evaluation, and Olympic studies (particularly in the areas of Olympic legacy evaluation, programme and intervention evaluation, and sport development in China).

Telephone
+44 (0)121 415 8386
Email
s.chen.5@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sam Cooley

Dr Sam Cooley

Research Fellow

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Sam’s research interests are within the fields of sport and exercise psychology, positive youth development, outdoor adventure education, experiential learning, pedagogy and life skills. His research is typically conducted in an applied setting, from a pragmatist, action research stand point. Sam’s current role as a ‘pracademic’ involves the development, delivery and ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 8725
Email
s.cooley@bham.ac.uk

Dr Jennifer Cumming

Dr Jennifer Cumming

Senior Lecturer of Sport and Exercise Psychology

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Dr Jennifer Cumming is an expert in the imagery and observational learning use of athletes, exercisers, and dancers.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 2877
Email
j.cumming@bham.ac.uk