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Professor Ken Fox

Professor Ken Fox

Professor Ken Fox
B.Sc.(Lond.), MSc, Ph.D.(Arizona), PGCE

Emeritus Professor

Area of research

Physical activity and health

School for Policy Studies,
8 Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TZ
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 1153

Research summary

Ken was appointed as Professor of Exercise and Health Sciences in 1999 and became Emeritus professor in 2011.  He now commits his time to research, consultancy and advising.  From the days of his early career as a physical education teacher and sport coach, Ken has been dedicated to promoting the field of exercise and public health and for his work was recently made a Fellow (by Distinction) of the Faculty of Public Health of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK. In April 2014 his career achievements were recognised with an Alumni Fellowship from Kansas State University where ...

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Over the years, Ken has produced over 300 research and professional papers and has been made a Fellow of the Faculty of Public Health of the Royal College of Physicians, the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences, the UK Physical Education Association and an International Fellow of the American Academy of Kinesiology and Physical Education for his contributions to the field. In July 2008, he was the proud recipient of an honorary doctorate from the University of Coimbra, one of the oldest academic institutions in Europe.  He is married to Linda and has two grown up sons. He ...

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