Department of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreation Management

School of Applied Sciences, University of Mississippi

Faculty

John C Garner

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Degrees & Expertise

MSExercise Science
Auburn University / Auburn, Alabama (2005)
PHDExercise Science
Auburn University / Auburn University, Alabama (2007)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Biomechanics
  • Ergonomics
  • Exercise Science
  • Sport and Workplace Injury Prevention
  • Sport and Workplace Performance

Martha Ann Bass

Associate Professor of Health and Exercise Science
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email mabass1@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5563
Office 232 Turner Ctr
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Degrees & Expertise

BSNutrition
University University of Utah / Salt Lake City, Utah (1982)
MSNutrition
University University of Utah / Salt Lake City, Utah (1984)
PHDHealth Science
University of Arkansas / Fayetteville, Arkansas (2002)
Curriculum Vita

Kim R Beason

Professor of Park and Recreation Management and Director of Senior Aquatics Therapy Program
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email hpbeason@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5555
Office 225 Turner Center
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Degrees & Expertise

BSCriminal Justice
School of the Ozarks / Point Lookout, Missouri (1983)
MEDLeisure Management
University of Arkansas / Fayetteville, Arkansas (1987)
EDDPhysical Education
University of Arkansas / Fayetteville, Arkansas (1990)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Aquatic Exercise
  • Aquatics for Older Adults
  • Conservation Management, Fish and Wildlife Protection
  • Cpr and First Aid
  • Economic Impact of Leisure
  • Fantasy Sport Market
  • Professionalism and Credentialing
  • Recreational Programs, Planning and Development
  • Water Safety

Alberto Jose Del Arco Gonzalez

Assistant Professor of Health, Exercise Science and Recreation Management
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email adelarco@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5521
Office 215 Turner Center
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Degrees & Expertise

PHDBiology
University of Madrid / Madrid, Spain (2003)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Biomedical Research
  • Exercise, Motor Control and Feedback
  • Neuroscience

Michael A Dupper

Assistant Professor of Health, Exercise Science and Recreation Management
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email mad@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5564
Office 221 Turner
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Degrees & Expertise

BSPhysical Education
Manhattan College / Manhattan, New York (1975)
MSPhysical Education
University of Wisconsin / Madison, Wisconsin (1976)
EDDPhysical Education
University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1986)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Exercise Science and Leisure Management
  • Food and Nutrition for Athletes
  • Gerontology, Exercise for the Elderly
  • Physical Conditioning for Exceptional Children
  • Physical Education, Performance and Evaluation
  • Physical Education, Running

Mary Allison Ford-Wade

Associate Professor of Health, Exercise Science and Recreation Management
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email ford@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-6770
Office 215 Turner
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Degrees & Expertise

BSExercise Science
University of North Alabama / Florence, Alabama (1997)
MSHealth Promotions
Mississippi State University / Starkville, Mississippi (1998)
PHDHealth Science
University of Arkansas / Fayetteville, Arkansas (2001)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Community Health Promotion and Education
  • Health Behavior

Yang-Chieh Fu

Assistant Professor of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreational Management
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email ycfu@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5553
Office 230 Turner Ctr
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Degrees & Expertise

BSCivil Engineering
National Central University / Taoyuan, Taiwan (1999)
MSBiomedical Engineering
National Taiwan University / Taipei, Taiwan (2003)
PHDKinesiology
University of Georgia / Athens, Georgia (2011)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Biomechanics
  • Engineering, Bio-Medical
  • Exercise Science
  • Image Processing

Scott G Owens

Professor of Health, Exercise Science and Recreation Management
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email sgowens@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5527
Office 220 Turner
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Degrees & Expertise

BAEnglish
University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado (1974)
MAPhysical Education
University of South Florida / Tampa, Florida (1980)
PHDExercise Science
Florida State University / Tallahassee, Florida (1994)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Childhood Obesity

Kofan Lee

Assistant Professor of Park and Recreation Management
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email klee18@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7573
Office 226 Turner Ctr
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Degrees & Expertise

PHDLeisure Behavior
Indiana University / Bloomington,in (2013)
Curriculum Vita

Jeremy Paul Loenneke

Assistant Professor of Health,exercise Science and Recreation Management
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email jploenne@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5567
Office 215 Turner Center
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Degrees & Expertise

BSHealth Management
(2008)
MSNutrition & Exercise Science
(2010)
PHDExercise Physiology
University of Oklahoma / Norman,ok (2014)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Skeletal Muscle Plasticity

Mark Loftin

Associate Dean of the School of Applied Sciences, Interim Department Chair of Health, Exercise Science and Recreation Management, and Professor of Exercise Science
School of Applied Sciences

Email mloftin@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
Office School of Applied Sciences, George Street University House
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Degrees & Expertise

BAPhysical Education
The University of Texas / Tyler, Texas (1975)
MAPhysical Education
The University of Texas / Tyler, Texas (1977)
PHDPhysical Education
The University of Illinois / Champaign, Illinois (1985)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Exercise Science

Paul Dinneen Loprinzi

Assistant Professor of Health, Exercise Science and Recreation Management
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email pdloprin@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5561
Office 215 Turner Center
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Degrees & Expertise

BSPhysical Activity / Exercise
Portland State University / Portland, OR egon (2005)
BSCommunity Health
Portland State University / Portland, Oregon (2005)
MSHealth Studies
Portland State University / Portland, OR (2006)
PHDExercise and Sports Science
Oregon State University / Corvallis,oregon (2011)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Health Behavior
  • Health Outcomes
  • Physical Activity Epidemiology

Ling Xin

Assistant Professor of Exercise Science
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email lxin@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5844
Office 215 Turner Center
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Degrees & Expertise

PHDKinesiology
University of Massachuetts / Amherst, Massachuetts (2015)
Curriculum Vita

David Waddell

Lecturer in Park and Recreation Management
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email dwaddell@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7696
Office 228 Turner
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Degrees & Expertise

MAReligious Education
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary / Fort Worth Texas (1980)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Camping and Outdoor Living
  • Cpr and First Aid
  • Exercise Science, Recreational Programs / Marketing Of
  • Leadership Development
  • Networking, Communications
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Recreation and Special Event Planning
  • Recreational Programs, Planning and Development
  • Sport, Recreation and Tourism

Staff

Dale B Bramlett

Administrative Assistant
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email dbramlet@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5844
Office 215 Turner
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Jennifer Nicole Dorvin

Secretary
Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email jndorvin@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-5521
Office 215 Turner Center
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