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Experience

2014 - Present

Edge Hill University

Professor of Physical Activity Education

Associate Head, Department of Sport and Physical Activity

Movement Behaviours, Health, and Wellbeing Research Group Leader

2001-2014

Liverpool John Moores University

Professor of Physical Activity Education (2011-2014)

Head, Physical Activity Exchange (2011-2014)

Reader in Physical Activity Education (2006-2011)

Senior Lecturer in Physical Education (2001-2011)

1998-2001

Liverpool Hope University

Senior Lecturer in Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy 

1994-1997

Mornington High School

Teacher of Secondary Physical Education

Education

2000-2005

Liverpool John Moores University

PhD. Health-Enhancing Physical Activity in Secondary Physical Education

1997-1998

Loughborough University

MSc Sports Science

1990-1994

Liverpool John Moores University

BEd (Hons) Secondary Physical Education

Skills

Intervention design
Evaluation
Mixed methods research
Physical activity measurement
Accelerometer data analysis

EXTERNAL ACTIVITIES

  • Expert Group Member, UK CMO Physical Activity Guidelines Surveillance Committee (2020-21)
  • Panel Member, REF2021 (Unit of Assessment 24) (2020-21)
  • Co-editor, The Routledge Handbook of Youth Physical Activity (forthcoming spring, 2020)
  • Expert Group Member, UK CMO Physical Activity Guidelines for Children and Young People (2018-19)
  • Section Editor, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (Health Behaviour, Chronic Disease and Health Promotion Section) (2018-) 
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Sports Sciences (Physical Activity, Exercise, and Health Section) (2018-)

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