Faculty & Staff

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Donna Goodwin, PhD

Professor & Associate Dean of Graduate Programs

Physical Education and Recreation

About Me

Degrees

PhD – Adapted Physical Activity – University of Alberta -2000
MA – Adapted Physical Activity – University of Alberta -1980
BPE - Adapted Physical Activity – University of Alberta -1978

Background

• On Faculty, Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta ( 2006-present)

• Executive Director, The Steadward Centre, Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation (2006-2011)

• On Faculty, College of Kinesiology, University of Saskatchewan (2000-2005)

• On Faculty, Faculty of Physical Activity Studies, University of Regina (1997-2000)


Research

Current Research Interests:

• Ethical professional and research practice in Adapted Physical Activity

• Physical activity life experiences of people experiencing disability


Teaching

PEDS 530: Adapted Physical Activity
PEDS 471: Physical Activity for Individuals with Developmental Impairments

Currently mentoring eight graduate students. Will consider additional high quality applicants.