Shrehan Lynch

Dr Shrehan Lynch

Senior Lecturer

Physical education, teacher education

Department of Teacher Education , School of Education and Communities

I am a physical education lecturer and teacher educator at the University of East London. I teach trainee teachers on the PGCE, school direct, and apprenticeship programme. I specialise in research on teacher education, physical education, and social justice.

Creator of:

Cofounder of: @PhysEquity 


  • PhD
  • PGCE
  • BSc(Hons)

Areas Of Interest

  • Sociocultural issues in physical education
  • Teaching for social good in public schools
  • Critical/transformative pedagogical approaches in higher education
  • Qualitative research methods such as visual inquiry, digital ethnography, narrative inquiry, and action based research
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Recently published

Pedagogies of Social Justice in Physical Education and Youth Sport (By Shrehan Lynch, Jennifer L. Walton-Fisette, Carla Luguetti).

Recent publications


  • Invited: Lynch, S. & Ahmed, D. (2021). What are you reading: ‘It’s Not About the Burqa’: Book Review. Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education.
  • Lambert, K., Luguetti, C., & Lynch, S. (Online First, 2021). Feminists against fad, fizz ed: a poetic commentary exploring the notion of Joe Wicks as physical education. Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy, 1-19.
  • Sargent, J. & Lynch, S. (Online First, 2021) “None of my other teachers know my face/emotions/thoughts”: Digital technology and democratic assessment practices in higher education physical education. Technology, Pedagogy, and Education.
  • Invited Article: Lynch, S., Schleider, J., & Mcbean, L. (2020) Restorative practice in health and physical education: Shifting the norm from punitive to reparative. The Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, 91(9), 41-47.
  • Invited Open Access Article: Landi, D., Lynch, S., & Walton-Fisette, J (2020) The A-Z of social justice physical education: Part 2. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, 91(5), 20-27.
  • Invited Open Access Article: Lynch, S., Sutherland, S., & Walton-Fisette, J. (2020) The A-Z of social justice physical education: Part 1. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, 91(4), 8-13. 

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