Faculty & Staff

Administration

George King

George King, PhD
Director, School of Health Promotion and Kinesiology
Office: PH 208A; CFO 10
Email: gking6@twu.edu 

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Barbara Barnick-Ben-Ezra, Ph.D.
Assistant Director
Internship Coordinator
Graduate Teaching Assistant Mentor
Office: PH 217
(940) 898-2340
Email: bbenezra@twu.edu

 

Gwen Weatherford

Gwendolyn Weatherford, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Sport Management
Associate Director of Graduate Programs
Office: PH 208F
(940) 898-2584
Email: gweatherford@twu.edu

Staff

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Janelle Davis, M.S.
Program Director
Office: PH 210
(940) 898-2714
Email: JDavis10@twu.edu

Dennise Mendez

Dennise Mendez
Undergraduate Academic Advisor II
Office: PH 212
(940) 898-2606
dmendez5@twu.edu 

Noelle Ratliff

Noelle Ratliff
Facilities Supervisor, Pioneer Hall
Office: PH 209
(940) 898-2585
Email: nratliff@twu.edu

Paula Tanner

Paula Tanner
Administrative Assistant
Office: PH 208B
(940) 898-2532
Email: ptanner@twu.edu

John Thompson

John Thompson
Academic Advisor II
Office: PH 211
(940) 898-2831
jthompson34@twu.edu

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Jason Torres
Graduate Academic Advisor
Office: PH 213
(940) 898-2864
Email: jtorres9@twu.edu 

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Brenda Watson
Sr. Secretary
Office: PH 216
(940) 898-2697
Email: bwatson5@twu.edu 

Faculty

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Kevin Becker, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Motor Behavior and Sport Psychology
Office: PH 208D
(940) 898-2592
Email: kbecker1@twu.edu

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Vic Ben-Ezra, Ph.D.
Professor
Exercise Physiology
Office: PH 116A
(940) 898-2597
Email: VBenezra@twu.edu

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Kyle Biggerstaff, Ph.D.
Undergraduate Coordinator
Associate Professor
Exercise Physiology
Office: PH 116B
(940) 898-2596
Email: KBiggerstaff@twu.edu

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Kathryn Brown, M.S.
Senior Lecturer
Teaching/Coaching
Office: PH 208H
(940) 898-2851
Email: KBrown7@twu.edu

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Kat Coffey, Ph.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Office: PH 214
(940) 898-2643
Email: kcoffey@twu.edu

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Ronald Davis, Ph.D.
Professor
Adapted Physical Education, Adapted Physical Activity
Office: PH 208E
(940) 898-2589
Email: RDavis4@twu.edu

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Suzanna Dillon, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Adapted Physical Education, Adapted Physical Activity
Office: PH 208E
(940) 898-2582
Email: sdillon@twu.edu

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Anthony Duplanty, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Office: PH 211
(940) 898-2591
Email: aduplanty@twu.edu

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Jessica Gillaspy, M.S., CHES
Assistant Clinical Professor
Office: PH 214
(940) 898-2643
Email: jgillaspy@twu.edu

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Young-Hoo Kwon, Ph.D.
Professor
Biomechanics
Office: PH 123A
(940) 898-2598
Email: YKwon@twu.edu

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Mark Mann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Sport Coaching
Office: PH 208K
(940) 898-2578
Email: mmann2@twu.edu

Manuela Picariello, PhD

Manuela Picariello, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Office: PH 208G
(940) 898-2577
Email: mpicariello@twu.edu

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Rhett Rigby, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Exercise Physiology
Office: PH 123B
(940) 898-2473
Email: brigby@twu.edu

School of Health Promotion and Kinesiology Emeritus Faculty

  • Anne Duggan – Schley Professor/Dean, Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
  • Ronald French – Cornaro Professor, Kinesiology
  • Barbara Gench – Professor, Kinesiology
  • Sinah Goode – Associate Professor, Kinesiology
  • Bertie Hammond – Assistant Professor, Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
  • Marilyn Hinson – Professor, Kinesiology
  • Gay James – Professor/Chair, Health Studies
  • Joanne Kuhn – Assistant Professor, Kinesiology
  • Berton Lyle – Professor, Kinesiology
  • Bettye Myers – Professor, Kinesiology
  • David Nichols – Professor, Health Promotion and Kinesiology
  • Jean Pyfer – Professor/Dean, Kinesiology/Health Sciences
  • Hazel Richardson – Assistant Professor, Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
  • Charlotte Barney Sanborn – Professor/Chair, Kinesiology
  • Claudine Sherrill – Professor, Kinesiology
  • Lisa Silliman-French – Professor, Health Promotion and Kinesiology
  • Ruth Tandy – Professor, Health Studies and Kinesiology
  • Leslie Thompson – Professor/Dean, Health Studies/Graduate Studies
  • Ann Uhlir – Professor/Dean, Kinesiology/Health Sciences

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