Richard has been in higher education since 2006, and joined Coventry University in 2012 as a senior lecturer, and subsequently course director for the BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy course. He is a practicing sports therapist, working primarily in the sport of Rugby Union at a semi-professional level, and also within the clinic based on campus. He has published a number of papers in the field of injury risk identification and minimisation in semi-professional rugby players, and he teaches across a range of modules within the course including trauma and injury management, mobilisations and clinical skills.
Morgan MSc MSST, R., Herrington PhD MCSP, L., The Effect of Tackling on Shoulder Joint Positioning Sense in Semi-Professional Rugby Players, Physical Therapy in Sports(2013), doi: 10.1016/j.ptsp.2013.10.003.
Law changes and injuries in Rugby Union, Journal of Sports Therapy, 2(1) pp3-6