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Michelle is part-time PhD student in the School of Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Worcester.
Michelle’s main research interest is formation of coaches’ identity within sport. Her PhD research concerns key events within a coach’s career that may cause their identity to be challenged, changed, or consolidated. She is conducting a qualitative study using semi-structured interviews with a range of coaches within the sporting industry.
Her supervisors are Dr Christian Edwards, Dr Don Vinson and Dr Andrew Cale.
Michelle is also a member of staff at the University of Worcester, please click here for her staff webpage. In addition to working towards her PhD, Michelle is a Senior Lecturer in Sports Coaching Science and Course Leader for the BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching Science degree. Outside of the University of Worcester, Michelle is a Level 3 Netball Coach, Tutor for England Netball and Selector for the Severn Stars Netball franchise.
- Post Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, SEDA (2014)
- MSc in Sports Coaching, University of Worcester (2011)
- BSc Sport Studies and Physical Education, University of Worcester (2007)
- Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (2014)
Vinson, D., Beeching, K., Morgan, M. and Jones, G. (2017) Collaborative evaluation of individual and team performance in training and match environments using the Coach Logic online platform, International Sports Coaching Journal, 4(1), 47-62.
Vinson, D., Beeching, K., Morgan, M. and Jones, G. (2015) Investigating the use of the Coach Logic platform to facilitate collaborative evaluation of individual and team performance in training and match environments amongst athletes and coaching staff, 3rd International Coaching Conference, Manchester Metropolitan University, Crewe, 9th-10th September.
Muir, A., Vinson, D., Beeching, K., Morgan, M., and Jones, G. (2015) Investigating the use of the Coach Logic platform to facilitate collaborative evaluation of individual and team performance in training and match environments amongst athletes and coaching staff, 10th International Conference of the International Council for Coaching Excellence, Vierumäki, Finland, 23rd-25th August.