Physical Education Program
Alphabetical Listing of the Physical Education Faculty
Many members of the physical education faculty maintain a close connection with the community and the students. Students are provided with opportunities for practical experience in teaching, coaching, etc. This allows for heightened communication as well as a variety of learning opportunities. Each faculty member has expertise in one of the following: sports medicine, pedagogy, or special education. This helps in meeting the different needs of all of the students. All faculty are extremely active in national organizations that pertain to the pedagogy of physical education. Students in the Professional Physical Education Program are engaged in varied research experiences that offer them the opportunity to conduct individualized research projects. Within the past few years, more than 20 students within the program have received university scholarships (SUGR/FaMe- Stimulating Undergraduate and Graduate Research with Faculty Mentoring) to support their research.