Dr Peter Williams
Lecturer in sports studies (see subjects taught below). Career in higher education began in 1991 after working in architecture and management, both at home and overseas.
- Level 4 - Sports Development
- Level 5 - Sport Psychology
- Level 6 - Contemporary Issues in Sport
- Research Methods
Rugby Union: history and professionalisation
Management of Professional Sports Leagues
Competitive Balance in Sport
Qualifications and Memberships
- PhD (Manchester) 2000.
- BSc (Hons) Management Sciences (UMIST) 1986.
- Dip CIPD (1989)
Williams, P. (2012) 'Any Given Saturday: Competitive Balance in Elite English Rugby.' Managing Leisure, 17(2), pp.88-105. (ABS 1 ranking)
Williams, P. (2008) 'Cycle of Conflict: A Decade of Strife in English Professional Rugby' The International Journal of the History of Sport, 25(4), pp.65-81.
Williams, P. (2002) 'Battle Lines on Three Fronts: the RFU and the Lost War Against Professionalism' The International Journal of the History of Sport, 19(4), pp.114-136.