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 François-Xavier Li

Dr François-Xavier Li

Lecturer in Motor Control and Learning
Admission Tutor
Theme Leader "Optimal Performance"

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Dr François-Xavier Li is primarily interested in the optimisation of movement in a variety of contexts, population (elite to elderly) and tasks (running, cycling, golf, walking). He is also Admissions Tutor for the BSc Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4114

Email f.x.li@bham.ac.uk

Mr Clive Liles

Mr Clive Liles

Lecturer

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Clive Liles is programme leader for the MSc Advancing Practice and MSc Health Studies courses offered within the School. His interests are in developing and implementing education and training for health care professionals, inter-disciplinary shared learning (professional practice and service development) and effective preparation of learners for professional practice and ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8606

Email c.r.liles@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sam Lucas

Dr Sam Lucas

Lecturer in Exercise and Environmental Physiology

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Dr Sam Lucas is an integrative physiologist whose primary research interests are focused on the mechanisms that regulate human cerebral blood flow in health and disease. He has a specific interest in how cerebral blood flow is regulated with ageing and during stress (esp. hypoxia, exercise, orthostatic, thermal and cognitive) and the resultant impact on function (e.g., breathing control, ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7272

Email s.j.e.lucas@bham.ac.uk