School of Foundations, Leadership and Administration
Teaching related to sport psychology, sociology of sport, sport in global perspective and contemporary athletic coaching. Research related to moral aspects and motivation and the impact of a positive atmosphere on individual’s psychological and socio-emotional responses. Exploring the stressors college athletes perceive and its impact on character, experience, well-being and performance. Consulting with Kent State teams and coaches on performance-enhancement issues and creating environments that foster a positive experience for athletes.
WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:
EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:
Kalamazoo College, Michigan State University and the University of Notre Dame
LIKES MOST ABOUT KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:
Its campus diversity and multidisciplinary perspective.
ATTRACTION TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY AS AN EMPLOYER:
Flexibility to work on different areas of expertise to impact students while consulting with university teams, along with great department colleagues.
Barcelona (Catalonia) Spain
B.A. in psychology, Autonomous University of Barcelona (Spain); M.S. in sport psychology, Purdue University; Ph.D. in sport and exercise psychology, Purdue University
Travel, music, writing and anything that involves being around the ocean