Dom Edwards

Dominic Edwards

Collaborative Partner

Sport Coaching, Talent Development, Athletic Transitions

, School of Health, Sport and Bioscience

I am an experienced sports coach with a background in both practical delivery and academia, making me well placed to offer support to students apply theory into practice. 

To date, my research has focused on understanding how best to support developing footballers moving into youth international football. The findings of which, have been used to help players better manage the demands of entering this environment in order to reach a high level of sports performance. 


  • PhD – Understanding the transition from club football to youth international football (Complete 2022)
  • PGCert Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (2019)
  • MSc Sport Coaching (2017)
  • BA (Hons) Coaching Development (2013)

Areas Of Interest

  • Talent development in youth sport