Alumni Spotlight, December 2012

Dr. Robyn Jones

Dr. Robyn Jones currently serves as a professor at the Cardiff School of Sport at Cardiff Metropolitan University in Wales, UK.  He obtained a B.S. in Economics at University College in Swansea, Wales in 1982; an M.S. in Comparative Physical Education at the University College of North Wales in 1984; and a Ph.D. in Human Performance at The University of Southern Mississippi in 1992.                                                      

Dr. Jones is a very accomplished health professional with experience at the University of Wales Institute, The Norwegian School of Sport Sciences in Oslo, Norway, the University of Bath in the United Kingdom, the University of Otago in New Zealand, Brunel University in the United Kingdom, and at The University of Southern Mississippi, among others.

He has contributed to the publishing of a very large number of books, book chapters, peer reviewed journals, presentations, and other professional publications.  He has also been active with a large number of diverse sources of grant funded research and professional examinerships and other related professional duties.

Dr. Jones is widely considered a world-wide expert in the field of coaching education.