Christopher smiling in a blue UCLan polo shirt

Dr Christopher Yiannaki

School of Sport and Health Sciences


Chris is a lecturer working on the Professional Doctorate (DProf) and Professional Masters (MProf) in Elite Performance. Chris also contributes to the MSc Sports Coaching course within the School of Sport and Health Sciences. He has expertise in coaching, talent development, football and futsal having worked in elite environments for over 15 years. Chris has several publications in these areas and works with external football clubs and governing bodies around these topics. He is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy and supervises postgraduate learners working in elite sporting environments.