Kelly Cooper

Kelly Cooper BSc

Outreach Ambassador for Sports Science

Whilst studying for her degree, Kelly was working for Charlton Athletic Community Scheme as a football coach for 3-15 year olds.

After completing her degree at the University of Greenwich in 2006, she took up the position of School Sports Coordinator with the University in 2007. This involved her working with local schools and colleges to increase/encourage students into Higher Education.

Kelly joined the technical team in 2010 as a Sports Science Technician and progressed to her current position as Senior Technician in 2013.

Her role also includes schools outreach where she organises and delivers Sport Science laboratory workshops to local schools and colleges to encourage students into HE. Each session is tailor made to support and reinforce the teaching material specified on the syllabus whilst giving the students the opportunity to benefit from hands-on experience in a Sport Science laboratory. Please email Kelly for more information.

Responsibilities within the university

  • Organise and deliver Outreach workshops for schools and colleges
  • Technical support for taught undergraduate laboratories
  • Technical support for BSc, MSc, PhD students and staff research
  • First aider, fire warden, local safety officer