Debra Price


Department Head for PE and Coaching; Principal Lecturer (Teaching) Sport Development/Sport Business; School Learning and Teaching Coordinator

School of Sport and Exercise Science

Senior Leadership Team


Contact Details

tel: 01905 542069

Debra has been employed in the education sector since 1998, working at a partner FE college. During this time she had various roles within the sports department, both leading and teaching on a range of sport related HE and FE programmes. Debra held positions as a Programme Area Manager for Sport and Quality Development Manager and latter, a Teaching and Learning Coach, where she assisted others to raise the standards of teaching and learning across the college. Debra was previously the Course Leader for HND Sports Coaching, a collaborative course with University of Worcester and has taught several sport business modules for FdSc Football Business Management and Coaching.


  • MSc Physical Activity, Exercise and Health Practice, University of Gloucestershire (2017)
  • PG Cert Educational Management and Leadership, University of Worcester (2005)
  • Certificate of Education, University of Central England (2002)
  • BA Business with Sports Studies, University of Northampton (1998)
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • Level 2 Fitness Instructor
  • Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral
  • Leadership in Running Fitness (LiRF)

Teaching & Research

Teaching Interests:

Debra's teaching interests range from

  • Sports Strategy
  • Fundraising and Sponsorship
  • Operational Management and Sport Development
  • Sport Events
  • Physical Activity and Exercise

Research Interests:

  • Learning and Teaching and the student experience.
  • Transitions to university.
  • Physical activity and exercise through the life course.

Professional Bodies

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)