People in the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Academic and research staff.

Head of School

Professor Kathleen Armour

Professor Kathleen Armour

Head of School

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Kathleen Armour is Head of School in the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences. Formerly, she was Head of the Department of Sport Pedagogy and prior to that she held a Chair in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences at Loughborough University. Her main research interest is career-long professional learning for teachers and coaches, and its impact on young people's ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4451

Email k.armour@bham.ac.uk

Academic staff

Dr Carolyn Greig

Dr Carolyn Greig

Senior Lecturer in Nutrition and Ageing

Dr Greig is a translational scientist with research interests in the influence of use, disuse, age and disease on human skeletal muscle mass and function. She is particularly research active in nutritional, physical activity and pharmacological interventions to maintain muscle mass in older healthy men and women and in frail patient groups.  

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8743

Email c.a.greig@bham.ac.uk

Dr Michael J. Grey

Dr Michael J. Grey

Reader in Motor Neuroscience

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

60 second video icon Dr Grey is a motor neuroscience physiologist with interests in cortical/spinal plasticity and neurorehabilitation. He uses non-invasive electrophysiology, transcranial magnetic stimulation and neuroimaging techniques to study human movement. He has a particular interest in acquired brain injury including stroke and concussion.

Telephone 0121 414 7242

Email m.j.grey@bham.ac.uk

Dr Mark Griffiths

Dr Mark Griffiths

Lecturer in Sport Pedagogy

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

60 second video iconMark qualified as a PE Teacher from the West London Institute in 1990. After lectureships at the Universities of Kingston and Oxford Brookes, he went on to study for a PhD in Physical Education and Sport Peadgogy before joining Birmingham in 2009. Mark has published research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of sport pedagogy, professional ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4874

Email m.griffiths@bham.ac.uk

Dr Jonathan Grix

Dr Jonathan Grix

Reader in Sport Policy and Politics

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Jonathan is one of very few political scientists who have turned their attention to sport.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2990

Email j.grix@bham.ac.uk