- Posted by: Nalda Wainwright
Alison Connaughton leads the Sport and Exercise psychology modules within the School, as well as being the Programme Director for the BSc Health, Nutrition and Lifestyle degree. She has a background in Sport and Exercise Science and over 15 years of experience of working in higher education. Her current research is related to developing and validating a measure of barriers to exercise for individuals with type 2 diabetes. She has a strong interest in helping individuals and groups learn about how health can be improved through increased physical activity and lifestyle changes.