Dr Lee Beaumont is an Associate Professor in Physical Education in the School of Education and Lifelong Learning.  He joined the School in September 2007 on a year-long secondment and was appointed full-time in September 2008.  Prior to working at UEA, Lee taught for six years in the state education sector.  Lee has also held a variety of posts within the coaching, sports science, and fitness industry sectors. 

Lee’s main teaching responsibilities are on the BA Physical Education programme.  He also contributes to the MA (Educational Practice and Research) and MRes programmes and supervises research projects at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  Lee is also a member of the Faculty Appeals and Complaints Panel (FACP).

Lee holds a BSc in Sports Studies with Leisure Studies from De Montfort University (Bedford), an MSc in Sports Science from Loughborough University, and an EdD in Physical Education, a PGCE in Physical Education (Secondary), and a PG Cert in Higher Education Practice from the University of East Anglia.

Research Interests

Physical education pedagogy
Health-related policy and practice within the physical education curriculum
The promotion of healthy, active lifestyles in young people

Membership of Professional Bodies

Association for Physical Education (afPE) 
International Association for Physical Education in Higher Education (AIESEP)
International Society for Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity (ISBNPA) 
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA)






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