Mark is a Doctoral Researcher and Lecturer in the Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport at the University of Stirling. His PhD project explores factors that influence the motivational strategies of youth football coaches in Scotland. He is broadly interested in coach development and sport psychology related areas of research.
Outwith academia, Mark has been involved in participation and performance focused sport for several years, first as an athlete and now as a coach. He currently coaches academy football players.
Lecturer, University of Stirling
Lecturer, Liverpool John Moores University
Teaching Assistant , University of Stirling
Associate Lecturer , University of the West of Scotland
University of Stirling , MSc in Sport Coaching (with distinction)
University of the West of Scotland , BSc (Hons) in Sport Coaching (first class)
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Research Associate of the Observatory for Sport in Scotland