Members of staff

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  • Richard Handyside

    Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Science

    Richard has extensive applied experience in the field of Performance Analysis, having provided Performance Analysis support to elite coaches and athletes at the The English Institute of Sport, England Netball, Arsenal Football Club and Leeds United Football Club. Winning a Gold Medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the...

  • Dr Irmgard Haussmann

    Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences

    Irmgard is a Senior Lectures in Biomedical Sciences and teaches at undergraduate and postgraduate level. In her role as Director of Postgraduate Research Degrees for Life and Sport she leads all aspects of recruitment and student experiences for PhD Life and Sport Sciences. Having previously worked at Brandeis...

  • Dr Adam Herbert

    Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Science

    Adam completed both his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at Manchester Metropolitan University before undertaking a position as the Sport Scientist at Port Vale Football Club.  This primarily involved providing support to academy players age 8 – 18 before Adam then moved into the role as Head of Academy Sport Science...

  • Dr Laura Hodgson

    Assistant Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Science

    Laura joined Birmingham City University in 2019 and currently teaches on the BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science undergraduate degree programme, primarily in sport and exercise psychology. Laura obtained her PhD in 2018 which explored the role of emotional abilities in elite sports coaching. Her main interests lie in the...

  • Dr David Charles Hughes

    Head of Department

    David has the following qualifications: BSc Biochemistry (UMIST), PhD Cancer Research (University of Surrey/Marie Curie Research Institute/UWCM, Cardiff). David has 18 years of teaching experience at University of Birmingham, University of Derby and Nottingham Trent University. He has taught at foundation, level 4-6...

  • Dr. Tara Hurst

    Lecturer

    Dr Hurst is originally from Canada, where she studied for her BSc and MSc degrees before relocating to Ireland. While in Ireland, she was accepted into a PhD position in Biochemistry and Immunology at Trinity College Dublin. After obtaining her PhD, she undertook postdoctoral positions at several organisations including the...

  • Charlotte Jones

    Research Assistant

    Charlotte moved to Birmingham City University (BCU) in January 2022 after working at the University of Birmingham (UoB) as a Research Technician for 11 years. Here she worked on several projects investigating immune responses to Mycobacteria tuberculosis, Salmonella Typhimurium and, briefly, SARS-COV-2 infection. Charlotte has...

  • Dr Adam L. Kelly

    Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for Sports Coaching and Physical Education

    Adam L. Kelly, PhD, CSci, is a Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for Sports Coaching and Physical Education. Alongside attaining his PhD from the University of Exeter, Adam is a BASES Sport and Exercise Scientist, UEFA A and FA AYA Licenced Coach, and Fellow of the HEA. Broadly, his research interests explore organisational...

  • Dr Irfan Khawaja

    Senior Lecturer in Physical Education

    Irfan has over 12 years teaching experience including in mainstream Primary and Secondary schools, Higher Education, and internationally in South Africa. Prior to teaching, Irfan worked in schools as part of the Extended Schools Programme in a Multi-skills Community Sports Coach role and has experience of organising...

  • Tim Leary

    Senior Lecturer in Sports Therapy

    Tim is a Senior Lecturer who has been involved with the teaching and development of the BSc (Hons) degree in Sports Therapy degree at Birmingham City University since it started in 2017. He has considerable experience of course development and teaching having taught on two previous Sports Therapy degree programmes since 2005....

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