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University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
United Kingdom

About Dan Bishop

Following completion of an Undergraduate degree in Sports Science through Nottingham Trent University, I worked as a Technician / Research Assistant at Lincoln College whilst studying for a MSc in Sport and Exercise Science (Biomechanics). In 2004 I was appointed as a lecturer within the School and specialise in Biomechanics and Strength and Conditioning. Currently I am studying towards an Educational Doctorate, investigating student voice in institutional practices and procedures.  In addition I am a practising UKSCA accredited Strength and Conditioning Coach and level 3 Basketball Coach

Department Responsibilities

School Director of Teaching and Learning and Student Engagement Champion, Programme leader for the BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science and joint team leader for Biomechanics across the degree programmes within the school. Module leader for Applied Movement Analysis, Advanced Biomechanics and Strength and Conditioning on the BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science degree and Investigating and Communicating in Applied Sport Science on the MSc Sport Science. First and second supervisor on Undergraduate degree dissertations across the school. First and second supervisor on Postgraduate taught Masters dissertations.

Subject Specialism

Sport and Exercise Biomechanics / Strength and Conditioning


  • Post Graduate Certificate in Education: Further and Higher Education (2003 – 2004 Nottingham Trent
  • MSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science: Biomechanics (2000 – 2002 Sheffield Hallam University)
  • BSc (Hons) 2:1 Sport and Exercise Science (1997 – 2000 Nottingham Trent University)
  • England Basketball Association Level 3 Basketball Coach, 2008
  • UKSCA Strength and Conditioning Coach, 2006


  • Fund for Educational Development, CERD Research Grant): £1500 (2013, Jan) — University of Lincoln,
  • Fund for Educational Development (University of Lincoln, CERD Research Grant): £3000 (2011, Sept) — University of Lincoln,
  • Fund for Educational Development (University of Lincoln, CERD Research Grant): £3000 (2011, Feb) — University of Lincoln,
  • Interdisciplinary Multi-skills Playground Research: £19,000 (2010) — Lincolnshire Health and Wellbeing fund,


Provides a range of sport science support and coach education workshops on key areas such as fitness testing and training, core stability, warm-up practices and technique analysis Ongoing lead co-ordinator, Lincolnshire County Multi-skills Academy: £15,000 (Ongoing) Lincolnshire Sports Partnership, Play 4 Life Evaluative Research Project: £4500 (2010) Lincolnshire Sports Partnership, FreeSwim Evaluative Research Project: £13,000 (2009) External Examiner University of Central Lancashire 2011 to present External Examiner University of Hull 2009 to present England Basketball Tutor

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Research in the Lincoln Repository

Professional Affiliations

  • UK Strength and Conditioning (UKSCA) Accredited Practitioner
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA)
  • England Basketball (EBBA)
  • British Association of Sport and Exercise Science (BASES)