Staff Profile of Prof Tim Woodman

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Tim Woodman
Head of School
(01248) 38 3494
George Building, Normal Site

Institute for the Psychology of Elite Performance

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Research Areas:

Stress/anxiety and performance; personality; emotional expression; risk taking sports.

Membership of professional organisations:Image of BASES logo

• BASES accredited Sport & Exercise Psychologist.
• Invitee-Member of the British Olympic Association’s (BOA) Psychology Advisory Group.
• Member of the Société Française de Psychologie du Sport (SFPS; French Society of Sport Psychology).
• Member of the British Psychological Association (BPS).
• Member of the Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology (AAASP)hpc logo
• HPC Registered Sport and Exercise Psychologist

External Consultancy:

Sport Psychologist to the British Gymnastics Association (BGA)


Please visit the publications page of Prof Tim Woodman to view recent publications.

Successful Grant Capture:



Woodman, T. & Hardy, L. (PI) Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarship. “An evidence-based approach to attracting business to the Welsh outdoor activities sector”



Woodman, T. & Macdonald, J. (Co-PI) Silver River Productions. “Hidden Talent Show”



D’arripe-Longueville, F., Falzon, C., Roussel, P., Woodman, T., Brisswalter, B., Colson, S., & Pradier, C. (Co-I) National League Against Cancer (France). “Cancer patients’ physical activity: Mechanisms and promotion”



Woodman, T. & Hardy, L. (PI) Welsh Assembly Government Academia for Business (A4B) feasibility study: “Increasing the economic and social effectiveness of outdoor activities for at-risk young people”

Keynote and Invited Addresses:

Keynote Address at the Sports Science Conference of Directors.  Dijon, France, 2007.

Keynote Address at the German National Conference of Sport Psychology.  2006.

Editorial Board Membership:

The Sport Psychologist.

External Doctoral Examining:

Three at Paris XI and one at Leuven, Belgium.