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 Ross D. Neville

Dr Ross D. Neville

Research Fellow in the Sociology of Health & Fitness

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Dr Neville is a Research Fellow who focuses on ‘fitness’ as a critical concept in the development of the modern health landscape. He is particularly interested in the controversial fact that, while we continue to champion its prospects for chronic disease response sixty years after the birth of physical activity epidemiology, the fitness movement has actually developed ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8748

Email r.neville@bham.ac.uk

Professor Nikos Ntoumanis

Professor Nikos Ntoumanis

Professor of Exercise and Sport Psychology

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

60 second video iconProfessor Nikos Ntoumanis (pronounced "Doumanis") is interested in personal and contextual factors that optimise motivation and promote performance, psychological well-being and health-conducive behaviours in various physical activity settings (exercise, sport, physical education). His work is supported by funding from national and international research councils and charities (e.g., ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7981

Email n.ntoumanis@bham.ac.uk