Mr Mark Quinn

School of Health & Society

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Contact Details

Directorate of Psychology & Sport; School of Health & Society,
C703, Allerton Building, Frederick Road Campus, Frederick Road, University of Salford, Salford, Greater Manchester, M6 6PU

Current positions



Dr Mark Quinn is an academic and practitioner working within the subject areas of sports science and performance analysis. Mark is programme leader for the BSc Sports Science and MSc Performance Analysis. Mark has worked within elite and amateur sport, supporting athletes with coaching, strength & conditioning, sports science, and performance analysis. He was an integral part of the Wigan Warriors Rugby League team that had success in winning the Challenge Cup (2011, 2013), League Leaders Shield (2012), Super League Grand Final (2013, 2016) and World Club Challenge (2017). He has previously held an Assistant Coaching role with England Wheelchair Rugby League and his research interests span performance analysis, monitoring athletes, and training load.

Areas of Research

Performance Analysis in Sport
Internal and External Training Load
Time Motion Analysis
Wellness Questionnaires
Athlete Self Report Measures

Areas of Supervision

Performance Analysis in Sport

Monitoring Training Load

GPS data analysis for sport


Programme Leader: BSc Sports Science; MSc Performance Analysis
Module Leader: BSc Advanced Performance Analysis; MSc Performance Analysis
Further Teaching Contributions: Injury Prevention and Performance Measurement; MSc Research Project; Biomechanics and Performance Analysis; Research Methods; Dissertation; Applied Human Performance; Placement Module.