Paul Jones

Lecturer in Sports Biomechanics/ Strength & Conditioning

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  • T: 0161 295 2371
  • E: P.A.Jones@salford.ac.uk
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Office Times

Monday: 9.00 am – 1.00 pm

Tuesday: 1.00 pm – 5.00 pm

Wednesday: Unavailable

Thursday: Unavailable

Friday: 1.00 pm – 5.00 pm

Biography

Paul is a lecturer in Sports Biomechanics and Strength & Conditioning. He joined the University of Salford in June 2010. He is a BASES accredited Sport and Exercise Scientist and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the NSCA. Paul has over 12 years applied experience of providing Biomechanical support to elite athletes including UK athletics disability squad.

Teaching

Module leader for the following sports science modules:

Level 4 ‘Fundamentals of Strength & Conditioning’

Level 5 ‘Biomechanics & Performance Analysis’

Module leader for ‘Applied Conditioning for Sports’ on the MSc Strength & Conditioning and ‘Fundamentals of Exercise & Conditioning’ on BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy.

Also contributes to ‘Applied Biomechanics’ on MSc Trauma & Orthopaedics and ‘Exercise Across the Lifespan’ on BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy.

Research Interests

Strength, power & injury risk assessment in sports.

Biomechanics of sports techniques and injury mechanisms.

Strength & power training

Speed & agility development

Qualifications and Memberships

B.Sc (Hons) Sports Science (Class I) from Liverpool John Moores University, July 1999.
M.Sc Sports Science – Pass with Distinction from Liverpool John Moores University, July 2002.
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), since January 2004.
BASES Accredited Sport & Exercise Scientist (scientific support), since September 2005.

Memberships:
Full BASES (British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences) membership, since September 2000.
Certified International member of the NSCA (National Strength and Conditioning Association), since January 2003
Associate member of the UK Strength and Conditioning Association (UKSCA), since October 2004.

Publications

Please see my SEEK profile.