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Dr John Minten, Dean and Pro Vice Chancellor

”I am extremely excited about joining the University as it moves into its next phase as Leeds Beckett University. It has a reputation of the highest standing in the subject areas within the Carnegie Faculty and I am delighted to be able to contribute to a university that provides excellent, transformative opportunities to a diverse range of students.”

Dr Minten started his new post as Dean of Carnegie Faculty on Monday 3 November, joining our University from UCLAN, where he was the Dean of the School of Sport, Tourism and the Outdoors.


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Dr Thomas Quarmby describes the role of families in sport
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The School of Sport, with its 75 year history, has a strong reputation for excellence within sport related studies. Research and consultancy activities underpin our teaching, with academic staff being recognised as experts within their fields.

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Home to the UK Centre for Events Management, we are the leading provider of events education in Europe. Our academics and events professionals have developed world-class courses - providing our graduates with excellent career prospects in the sport, arts, music, conference, exhibition, and charity sectors.

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Faculty Case Studies

Matt PearsMSc Sport & Exercise Science & BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science, 2009

I got my position through an internship which was available from one of the links between the University and Leeds United.

Emma HaworthBA (Hons) Sports Marketing, 2009

I did my two week work experience as part of my course, and then continued to work for the company in my spare time which gave me invaluable experience.

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Faculty News

New Leeds Beckett TV campaign launched

Leeds Beckett University has launched a brand new film which will feature across a range of channels, including on television.

Rugby player development research presented to Yorkshire coaches

Sports scientists at Leeds Beckett University are working with Yorkshire Carnegie Rugby Union Club to support the development of junior rugby players in Yorkshire. 

Researchers to present at sport conference

Researchers from the Institute for Sport, Physical Activity and Leisure at Leeds Beckett University are preparing to present their research at a prestigious conference.

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Dec 8

Dance Professional Development Day

Practical and theoretical perspectives focusing on the development of dance within the primary national curriculum will take place at Leeds Beckett University.

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