Dr. Jonathan Sinclair

Senior Lecturer / Course Leader for MSc Sport & Exercise Sciences and MSc Nutrition & Exercise Sciences

School of Sport and Wellbeing

Darwin Building, DB217

+44 (0) 1772 89 2796

Dr Jonathan Sinclair is course leader for both the MSc in Sport & Exercise Sciences and the MSc Nutrition and Exercise Sciences and is research active within the Centre for Applied Sport and Exercise Sciences (CASES) research group.


Full Profile

Dr Sinclair obtained his PhD in Biomechanics here at University of Central Lancashire and teaches across a range of courses and modules within Sport Exercise & Nutritional Sciences. He is research active in sport & exercise biomechanics, and his research interests primarily involve exploration of the effectiveness of a number of conservative treatments for a range of different sports injuries.

Dr Sinclair is also a passionate teacher of both sport and exercise sciences & statistics and incorporates his research interests, expertise and theory into the modules that he delivers.


  • PhD, University of Central Lancashire
  • BSc (Hons) Sport Science, University of Central Lancashire
  • Pg Cert Nutrition, University of Central Lancashire
  • Pg Cert Learning & Teaching in Higher Education, University of Central Lancashire
  • Pg Cert Research Student Supervision, University of Central Lancashire
  • Higher Education Academy, Senior Fellow
  • Royal Statistical Society, Chartered Statistician and Fellow
  • Science Council, Chartered Scientist
  • British Association of Sport & Exercise Sciences, Accredited
  • Association for Nutrition, Registered Nutritionist




  • Centre for Applied Sport & Exercise Sciences (CASES)


Course Leader

  • MSc Sport & Exercise Sciences
  • MSc Nutrition & Exercise Sciences

Module leader

  • XS4000, Research Methods for Sport, Exercise & Nutritional Sciences
  • XS4418, Skills in 3D motion capture
  • XS4900, Research project, Research Project for Sport, Exercise & Nutritional Scientists

Module tutor

  • XS3100, Applied Biomechanics
  • XS1100, Introduction to Biomechanics in Sport


  • British Association of Sport & Exercise Sciences
  • Higher Education Academy
  • Royal Statistical Society
  • National Strength & Conditioning Association
  • Institute of Mathematics & its Applications
  • Association for Nutrition