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Dr Emma Mosley

Senior Lecturer

Faculty of Sport, Health and Social Sciences

Dr Emma Mosley


Dr Emma Mosley is a senior lecturer in sport psychology in the Department of Sport Science and Performance. She teaches on a range of sport psychology modules across BSc and BA programmes at Solent and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Emma completed her BSc (Hons) Sport Psychology and Coaching Sciences from Bournemouth University and went on to complete her PhD, titled The Contribution of Coping Related Variables and Cardiac Vagal Activity on Performance Under Pressure also through Bournemouth University.

Emma is an active researcher within psychophysiology and sport performance, with a particular specialism in heart rate variability. She is a member of the mind-body connections research group at Solent. Emma is also a Chartered Scientist (CSci) and a BASES Accredited Sport and Exercise Scientist.

Further information

Emma has previously worked in a range of performance sport including tennis, volleyball, netball and formula three. Her interests are now more focussed towards the application of psychophysiological screening in sport.

Taught courses

BSc (Hons) Football Studies

Follow your football dreams with this industry-leading degree. Working with our Southampton FC partners, gain the skills to join our graduates working for Premier League clubs, FIFA and the FA.

BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science

Endorsed by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES), this degree is founded upon the underlying principles of physiology, psychology and biomechanics...

BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Psychology

Over the last few decades, interest in sport and exercise psychology has grown. More time and money is being spent on understanding what motivates people to exercise, play sport...