Jamie joined St Mary's as a Senior Lecturer in Strength and Conditioning Science in May 2016. Previously he was the lead strength and condition coach for Derbyshire County Cricket Club for 5 years. He has over 10 years’ experience working in professional and developmental sport and currently supports international and national athletes. He is a UKSCA tutor and grants panel member. Jamie has a PhD investigating neurological adaptations to eccentric resistance training and has authored/co-authored numerous peer-reviewed publications. He specialises in eccentric muscle contractions, neurological adaptations to resistance training, acute neuromuscular fatigue and has an interest in cricket and ballet related research.