Experts List

Experts for: Athletics & Sport Science

Paul Davis

Assistant Professor, Kinesiology
PhD University of South Carolina
(336) 334-3030,

  • Health Benefits of Exercise
  • Proper Amounts of Exercise

Donna M. Duffy

Assistant Professor, Kinesiology
Director, Program for the Advancement of Girls and Women in Sport and Physical Activity
PhD The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
(336) 334-3025,

  • Girls and Women in Sport and Physical Activity
  • Sport Coaching Education
  • Sexual Violence in Athletics and Sports

Jennifer Etnier

Associate Professor, Kinesiology
PhD Arizona State University
(336) 334-3037,

  • Physical Activity and Cognitive Performance in ADHD
  • Physical Activity and the Prevention of Dementia

Tim George

Associate Athletics Director for External Operations, Intercollegiate Athletics
BS University of Missouri
(336) 256-1138,

  • Athletics Department General Overview
  • Branding and Licensing
  • Ticket Sales and Marketing

Diane L. Gill

Professor, Kinesiology
Linda Arnold Carlisle Distinguished Excellence Professor, Women's and Gender Studies
PhD University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
(336) 334-4683,

  • Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Physical Activity and Quality of Life/Psychological Well-Being
  • Promoting Physical Activity - Especially With Women and Girls

Allan Goldfarb

Professor, Kinesiology
PhD Temple University
(336) 334-3029,

  • Sports Nutrition
  • Antioxidants & Exercise
  • Beta-endorphins and Exercise

William Karper

Associate Professor, Kinesiology
EdD New York University
(336) 334-3035,

  • Exercise and Chronic Pain - Arthritis & Fibromyalgia
  • Exercise & Older Adults
  • Exercise & Health

Stacy Kosciak

Associate Athletic Director, Intercollegiate Athletics
MS High Point University
(336) 334-5649,

  • UNCG Athletics

Wendy Palmer

Women's Basketball Coach, Intercollegiate Athletics
BA University of Virginia
(336) 334-4021,

  • Women in Sports

Mike Perko

Associate Professor, Public Health Education
PhD The University of Alabama
(336) 256-8505,

  • How to Make the Rest of Your Life the Best of Your Life!
  • The 10 Best Physical Activity Practices of America's Healthiest Companies.
  • The Coming Storm - 6 trends that will affect our life and health.
  • Taking One for the Team: The Dangers of Using Performance Enhancers in Youth Sports.
  • Using Inspiration Rather than Motivation to be Healthier

Stuart J. Schleien

Professor & Department Chair, Community & Therapeutic Recreation
PhD University of Maryland
(336) 334-3119,

  • Community Inclusion
  • Inclusive Volunteering
  • Serving People With Disabilities in Community Recreation & Sports
  • Working with Parents who Have Children with Disabilities
  • InFocus: Advocacy-Photography Program

Mark Schulz

Associate Professor, Public Health Education
PhD The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(336) 334-5517,

  • Bicycle Safety - How should bicyclists interact with motor vehicles and pedestrians?
  • Bicycle Helmet Use - The epidemiology of bicycle helmet use in Greensboro and the world.
  • Bicycling Fatalities - The epidemiology of bicycle fatalities in North Carolina and beyond.
  • Facilitating Bicycling - Factors that promote and impede bicycling.

Mark Schumacher

Reference Librarian, University Libraries
MLS State University of New York at Buffalo
(336) 334-3215,

  • Librarianship
  • Frisbee (history, ethos, technique)
  • French literature

Sandra Shultz

Professor, Kinesiology
PhD University of Virginia
(336) 334-3027,

  • Risk of Knee Injuries in Female Athletes
  • Strategies for Preventing Knee Injuries in Young Females
  • Injuries in Young Females

Duane Simpkins

Assistant Men's Basketball Coach, Intercollegiate Athletics
BA University of Maryland at College Park
(336) 501-0628,

  • The Life of Today's Student/Athlete on College Campuses

Jody Smith

Associate Athletic Director for Compliance/Senior Woman's Administrator, Intercollegiate Athletics
MEd University of Louisville
(336) 256-0055,

  • NCAA Compliance
  • Intercollegiate Athletics

Christopher Stanley

Associate Professor, Kinesiology
PhD Loyola University - Chicago
(336) 334-5308,

  • Human development across the lifespan
  • Family influences on development
  • Psychosocial aspects of sport
  • Identity

Terrance Stewart

Men's Golf Coach, Intercollegiate Athletics
MA Lenoir Rhyne College
(336) 202-5337,

  • Golf

Aaron Terranova

Assistant Professor, Kinesiology
EdD The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
(336) 334-3563,

  • Injury Prevention
  • Myths of Health and Fitness
  • The Role of Athletic Trainer in Secondary Schools

David Wyrick

Associate Professor, Public Health Education
PhD The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
(336) 334-4501,

  • Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention with High School and College Students and Student-Athletes
  • Prevention of High-Risk Drinking with College Students
  • Protecting and Promoting Health through Entrepreneurship