Paul Starrs

Paul is the course leader for Sports Therapy BSc (Hons), and also is a lecturer in sports science and therapy.

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Paul Starrs

Paul Starrs is the course leader of BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy and a lecturer in sports science and therapy. He holds a MSc Sports Medicine, Exercise and Health; University College London and a BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy; University of Central Lancashire.

Paul graduated from his BSc Sports Therapy with a First Class Honours. Following this, his commitments were split between working academically within the Allied Health Research Cluster at University of Central Lancashire and clinically in National 1 Rugby Union at Fylde RFC. In 2012, he began a full-time MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine at University College London which is ranked 7th in World QS University Rankings. Most recently, he has spent 2 and a half years working clinically in the NHS in the musculoskeletal outpatients department of an internationally renowned teaching hospital in London.

Paul is an avid follower of Liverpool FC and enjoys rugby union, tennis and cricket.


Research interests

  • ACL injuries—prevention and rehabilitation
  • athletic shoulder
  • athletic hip and groin
  • hamstring injuries


Telephone: +44 (0)20 7133 2092

Room: T13-07, Tower Building