Owen Tomlinson

2015 to 2016

International Summer School

I have lectured at the Exeter University International Summer School in 2015 and 2106, presenting on numerous topics surrounding child health and chronic disease. 

Should children be free to choose how active they are? (2015)

Exercise and Respiratory Health (2016)

Cystic Fibrosis: Testing and Training (2016)

January 2014 to present


I assist with the running a series of workshops and help-desks aimed at enhancing understanding of research methods and statistical procedures for students who require extra assistance outside of scheduled lesson time.

Initially developed as an initiative within Sport & Health Science, I now cover the statistics helpdesk in Geography and have provided ad-hoc assistance to students in Psychology. 

Further to this, I provide statistics consultations for a large, multinational, marketing firm in the UK. 

January 2014 to present

Widening Participation

Running workshops and demonstrations aimed at recruiting students into the sport and exercise sciences. This has included running physiology demonstrations at department offer-holder visiting days and at the 'Big Bang' South West Science Exposition.

September 2013 to present

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

I have assisted as a PTA on the following modules, leading a variety of workshops, seminars and practical laboratory sessions.

ESS1006 - Human Anatomy & Kinanthropometry

ESS1007 - Human Physiology

ESS1502 - Sports Training Physiology

ESS1606 - Nutrition and Metabolism

ESS1701 - Introduction to Statistics

ESS1703 - Bioenergetics

ESS2303 - Research Methods and Analytical Procedures

ESS2304 - Quantitative Research Methods

ESS2509 - Sports Nutrition and Metabolism

ESS3703 - Paediatric Exercise Physiology

ESS3705 - Sport, Physical Activity & Health

ESS3804 - Clinical Exercise Prescription

SHSM006 - Lab Techniques in Physiology

SHSM024 - Research Methods and Analytical Procedures

Nominated for Best PTA - 2014.

Best PTA in Sport & Health Science - 2015. 

Nominated for Best PTA - 2016.

Nominated for Best PTA - 2017.

June 2013

Grand Challenges

Supervising a group of 30 undergraduate students as part of the University's 'Grand Challenges' scheme, with a focus on the question of "Should we be giving children choices about their health?"