Dr Graham Basten

Graham is new to the board having joined in December 2019.Graham- to update

Until recently Graham was Head of School (Faculty / College Dean) at Bishop Grosseteste University and brings a wealth of experience from the academic world.

Previously, he was Head of School of Allied Health Sciences at De Montfort University and led on Biomedical Science and Medical Science. He also had overall responsibility for Health Studies, Audiology, Healthcare Science, Cardiovascular Respiratory and Sleep, Clinical Tech / Clinical Physiology, Speech and Language Therapy and Sociology.

In his role at Bishop Grosseteste University he led on a number of sports related initiatives including the development of a new sports programme and sponsorship of Lincoln City Football Club.
Graham is an England and Wales Cricket Board Level 2 Cricket Coach and is particularly interested in the social barriers to sport and physical activity, access diversity, and inclusion and exclusion.

Graham’s son and daughter both play sport.