Mr Alan Cole

BSc. (Hons) Geology (1997)

Mr Alan Cole


Department of Life Sciences

IER Invigilator

Contact Details


Alan joined Sport & Exercise Science as a laboratory technician in 2014. Previously an undergraduate and postgraduate student of IGES, Alan stayed in Aberystwyth where he ran his own business as a website developer ( He has also worked for the university in the Academic Office, as website editor and Membership Secretary for Brynamlwg and as a database manager on the Designing Libraries project within Information Services. In addition to his work as a Technician for Sport & Exercise Science he also manages various aspects of the IBERS website.

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Applied & Integrated Studies (SS35320) - Web Design Practicals. An introduction to HTML, CSS and Web Publishing.


  • Laboratory ordering and stock control.
  • Procurement, maintenance, calibration and trouble-shooting of laboratory equipment.
  • Assistance with research, and setting up laboratory practicals.
  • Dissertations: Supplements, Labwork, Paperwork, Equipment Training, H&S
  • Health & Safety.
  • Management of the Sports & Exercise Science website.
  • WARU website management
  • IT procurement and trouble-shooting
  • First Aider for the building.
  • Human Health & Performance Labs Management
  • Client Liaison
  • Building maintenance / management
  • PAT testing
  • IBERS website editing & maintenance
  • WARU website editing & maintenance


Cole, A & Palmer, TJ 1999, 'Middle Jurassic worm borings, and a new giant ichnospecies of Trypanites from the Bajocian-Dinantian unconformity, southern England', Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, vol. 110, no. 3, pp. 203-209. 10.1016/S0016-7878(99)80070-4
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