Senior Lecturer in Health Related Exercise
I have an active interest in exercise referral schemes in the region and I'm chair of the Sector Skills Councils' CPD panel.
Teaching and supervision
I am Module Leader for the placement on BA (Hons) Physical Education and Sports Coaching, Personal Training and Sport and Physical Activity for Special Populations. Both of these modules have bolt-on vocational exercise health and fitness qualifications (Personal Trainer and Exercise Referral).
I also lead on a level 4 module which has a bolt-on gym instructor qualification.
Research interests for potential research students
Bradley, Eddie, Fayaz, Saeed, Farrish, Chris and Coulson, Morcombe (2022) Evaluation of physical health, mental wellbeing, and injury in a UK Police Firearms unit. Police Practice and Research. ISSN 1477-271X
Archer, David, Hogg, Robert, Coulson, Morcombe, Soos, Istvan, Anderson, Steven, Innerd, Paul and Leyland, Sandra (2017) Influence of body mass index and gender on physical activity in primary school children during PE and non-PE school days. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 76. E33-E33. ISSN 0029-6651
Coulson, Morcombe (2006) Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science (Contributor). In: Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science (Sports Science). A&C Black. ISBN 978-0713677850
Coulson, Morcombe (2013) The Fitness Instructor's Handbook: A Complete Guide to Health and Fitness (2nd edition). Fitness Professionals, 2 . Bloomsbury Sport. ISBN 9781408178263
Coulson, Morcombe (2011) The Complete Guide to Teaching Exercise to Special Populations. Complete Guides, 1 . Bloomsbury A&C Black. ISBN 9781408133187
Coulson, Morcombe (2010) Teaching Exercise to Children: A Complete Guide to Theory and Practice. A&C Black. ISBN 1408115638
Coulson, Morcombe and Archer, David (2009) Practical Fitness Testing: Analysis in Exercise and Sport. Fitness Professionals, 1 . Bloomsbury A&C Black. ISBN 9781408110225
- The fitness industry
- Health and fitness
- Exercise referral
- Community engagement