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Jane Lomax

Senior Lecturer

J.Lomax@chi.ac.uk | +44 (0) 1243 816316

Jane graduated from Loughborough University with a BSc Combined Honours Degree in Physical Education and Sports Science with Ecology and a PGCE, with Biology as a second subject.

Jane then taught for 7 years within secondary schools in the Midlands, including the roles of Head of Department and Deputy Head of Sixth Form, before returning to Loughborough University to complete a MSc Degree in Sports Psychology and Management Studies.

Following this, Jane gained experience in a wider range of schools, including some in the primary sector, as well as management training within the business sector before entering Higher Education, firstly at Brunel and then arriving at the University of Chichester in 1994 as a Senior Lecturer.

Jane teaches on the Physical Education and Adventure Education programmes with specialist interests in sports psychology theoretical modules, developmental and coaching modules and practical modules in Netball.

Jane is a BASES Accredited Sports Science Support worker (sports psychology) and Chartered Scientist and has worked as a consultant with performers and coaches in a range of sports from participation level through to National and Olympic performers.

She has also worked quite extensively within coach education and was a SportsCoachUk tutor for a number of years.

Jane is a BASES reviewer for supervised experience applicants and a Science council reviewer for registered scientist applications.

Currently Jane’s main practical focus is working within netball where she has coached British and England University teams, National Talent league and currently a regional Under 19 ream along with supporting the University of Chichester teams.

Jane works for England Netball as a coach education tutor and assessor and has worked on the Coaching and High Performance Advisory groups.

Jane’s research interests are based around the use of psychology within the coaching and teaching process and she has written a number of chapters within texts relating to coaching and sport psychology in netball and adventure sports, as she is also a ski instructor.