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 Brett Smith

Professor Brett Smith

Professor

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Brett is a leading expert on disability, health, and physical activity. He is also internationally recognised as a methodologist in qualitative research.

Email
smithbs@bham.ac.uk

Dr Thomas P. J. Solomon

Dr Thomas P. J. Solomon

Senior Lecturer
EU Marie Curie Research Fellow

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Dr Thomas Solomon investigates the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes, and aims to understand the causes of high blood glucose levels as well as the role of physical activity and exercise in the maintenance of normal blood glucose. To do so, his group uses an integrative bench-to-bedside (“molecule to man”) approach using a combination of in vitro and in vivomodels to examine muscle ...

Email
t.solomon@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andrew Soundy

Dr Andrew Soundy

Lecturer in Physiotherapy

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

I have worked at the University of Birmingham since August 2005. I mainly teach research method modules and lead the dissertation module for the BSc Physiotherapy programme.

I have two major research interest including: (1) the bio-psychosocial benefits of physcial activity for individuals with Severe Mental Illness and (2) the concept of hope within patients who have chronic Neurological ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 8385
Email
a.a.soundy@bham.ac.uk

Dr Juliette Stebbings

Dr Juliette Stebbings

Research Fellow

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Dr Juliette Stebbings is a sport psychology researcher with expertise in the area of coach behaviour, coach and athlete motivation and psychological health, coaching practices, and coach education.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 4113
Email
j.stebbings@bham.ac.uk

Dr Melrose Stewart

Dr Melrose Stewart

Lecturer

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Mel Stewart is a lecturer and  lead for quality and fitness to practise in the School of Sports, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences for Physiotherapy. She is also a Vice President of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.

Mel's PhD focused on the topic of cultural competence in undergraduate physiotherapy education. She lectures in the topic at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 415 8605
Email
m.stewart@bham.ac.uk