Rachel Harper

Rachel Harper

  • rfharper at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Demonstrator in Sport and Exercise Science
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Rachel is a demonstrator in Sport and Exercise Science within the department of Rehabilitation and Sport Sciences at Bournemouth University. She practises as a mixed-disciplines strength & conditioning coach, with experience in performance sport, exercise rehabilitation and behaviour change. Rachel graduated university with a First Class Sports & Exercise Science degree from Oxford Brookes University. Her current research interests are in applied biomechanics, rehabilitation, athlete welfare and biopsychosocial models of athlete support.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person's work contributes towards the following SDGs:

Good health and well-being

"Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages"

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Quality education

"Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all"

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Gender equality

"Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls"

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Sustainable cities and communities

"Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable"

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Profile of Teaching UG

  • Demonstrator: Fitness Assessment in Sport, Exercise & Health (Level 4)


  • BSc (Hons) in Sports & Exercise Science (Oxford Brookes University, 2022)