PhD Title: Mechanisms underpinning performance under pressure
Supervisors: Dr Rob Gray and Professor Chris Ring
MSc Sport and Exercise Psychology, Bangor University
1st Class BA (Hons) Applied Golf Management, University of Birmingham
Having obtained his BA (Hons) from the University of Birmingham and his MSc from Bangor University, Jon recently started a PhD supervised by Dr Rob Gray and Professor Chris Ring. His PhD broadly aims to investigate the mechanisms that underpin performance of motor actions when in pressure situations.
Outside his studies, Jon is a keen golfer and a Level 2 UKCC qualified golf coach. He is also passionately interested in applied sport psychology and aims to continue working with sportspeople throughout his PhD, as part of the BASES sport psychology accreditation process.
Research group: Human Movement Group