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Clough, Jim 


Jim Clough

Senior Lecturer in Sport, Exercise and Health ScienceJim Clough, Senior Lecturer in Sport, Exercise and Health Science

Email:  jclough@glos.ac.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)1242 715170

Profile 

Module Tutor for

  • Foundations of anatomy and physiology
  • Biomechanics of sport and exercise
  • Analysis of movement
  • Exercise biochemistry
  • Environmental physiology

Interests

  • Oriental therapies and martial arts
  • Hyperbaric physiology
  • Altitude physiology
  • Concept and rationale for outdoor adventure activities
  • Strength training methods and equipment design
  • Health related fitness

Academic qualifications

  • Master of Science - Human & Applied Physiology
  • Certificate in Education - Physical Education (QTS)
  • Certificate in Education - Biology (QTS)
  • Bachelor of Arts - Humanities

Areas of research interest and teaching expertise

Academic Leadership

  • Exercise prescription and medical conditions
  • Advanced training techniques
  • Introduction to health and fitness
  • Principles of health, fitness & wellbeing

Current research

Student personal protection - perceptions, concerns and education (PhD)

Journal articles

Previously regular feature writer for:

  • Leisure Management
  • Pro-Link
  • Workout
  • Bodypower
  • Sport & Fitness
  • Health & Strength
  • Presenter at Pro-Link Fitness Conventions

Membership of professional bodies  

  • American College of Sports Medicine - Health & Fitness Instructor
  • British Sub-Aqua Club - Dive Leader; Assistant Club Instructor
  • Professional Association of Diving Instructors - Medic First Aid
  • Mountain Leader Award — Summer (Training)
  • Single Pitch Award (Training)
  • British Weightlifting Association (BWLA) - Instructor
  • BWLA Leader Award - Course Director
  • National Amateur Bodybuilding Association - Coach
University of Gloucestershire, The Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2RH. Telephone +44 (0)844 8010001.