Current Students and Staff

// University News

20 Oct 2015

New senior posts appointed

Announcement of new posts appointed in October.

Dr Christopher Cushion

Professor of Coaching and Pedagogy

School of Sport Exercise and Health Sciences

Dr Cushion is a UEFA qualified football coach with a wide interest in coaching. He is involved in a range of coaching related consultancy projects for both the public and private sector and he is an external reviewer in the UK Coaching Certificate endorsement process.

He has extensive experience in sport, from participation to performance coaching in the UK and the US. Within sport and industry, his clients include Chelsea F.C., Fulham F.C., Bath R.F.C., Tottenham Hotspur F.C.


Professor Geoffrey Wilcox

Professor of Surface Engineering and Corrosion

School of Aeronautical Automotive Chemical and Materials Engineering

Professor Wilcox joined Loughborough in 1986 as a Postdoctoral Research Assistant for the Department of Chemistry. In 1989, he moved to the Department of Materials as a Postdoctoral Research Assistant and subsequently became a Research Fellow. 

Professor Wilcox took up a Lectureship in Materials Engineering in 1996, progressing on to a Senior Lectureship in 2001.

He was appointed Reader in Surface Engineering in 2007 and Professor of Surface Engineering and Corrosion in 2015.