I am a Principal Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Science at Coventry University and course director for MSc. Sports and Exercise Nutrition. I am also an accredited BASES Sport and Exercise Scientist and hold Chartered Scientist status with the Science Council and have over 15 years’ experience working with elite and recreational athletes, as well as commercial companies. I teach across a range of courses which include BSc. Sport and Exercise Science, BSc. Sports Therapy, MSc. Sports and Exercise Nutrition, MSc. Strength and Conditioning, MSc. Applied Sport and Exercise Sciences and MSc. Science of Youth Coaching and Development. My areas of expertise and research focus include the effect of nutrition and physiological responses to intermittent activity, with a focus on football and have several research outputs.