Staff profile

David Canham


Senior Lecturer

Subject

Sport and Exercise Science

College

College of Science and Engineering

Department

School of Human Sciences

Campus

Buxton Campus

Email

d.canham@derby.ac.uk

About

I am Senior Lecturer in Sports Coaching and Development, I teach on a range of modules on the undergraduate Joint Honours sports programme and foundation degrees. 

Teaching responsibilities

I teach and lead on a number of modules on the sport coaching and sport development programs. These include sport coaching and leadership, the apprentice ....coach II, and The Art of Sport and Exercise: A Foundation.

Professional interests

I have a passion for all aspects of coaching, ranging from participation to performance and excellance. I also have an interest in coach education.

Research interests

  • Coach education and development

Qualifications

Undergraduate qualifications

  • BSc (Joint Hons) Coaching studies and Sport and Fitness Management, University of Luton

Postgraduate qualifications

  • MSc Coaching Science , University Wales Institute Cardiff
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCHE), University of the West of England

Experience in industry

I have worked in both private and public operated sectors working in the field of sport coaching, coach education and sports development. I have operated my own business providing sport, leisure and recreation activities to individuals and organisations.

Additional interests and activities

Current Activities / Links with Industry

  • Various local authorities
  • various governing bodies
  • working relationship with a number of industry professionals.