Faculty

John C Garner Ph.D., CSCS

Interim Department Chair of Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management and Associate Professor of Exercise Science

Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

Email jcgarner@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7573
Office 226 Turner Center
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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 Ph.D., R.D.

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)

Kim R Beason Ed.D., CPRP

Professor of Park & 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
  • Canoeing
  • Conservation Management, Fish and Wildlife Protection
  • Cpr and First Aid
  • Economic Impact of Leisure
  • Fantasy Sport Market
  • Recreation and Special Event Planning
  • Recreational Programs, Planning and Development
  • Water Safety
  • Youth and Teen Leisure Markets

Michael A Dupper Ph.D.

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 Ph.D.

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 Ph.D.

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

Jeremy Paul Loenneke

Assistant Professor of Health,exercise Science & Recreation Management

Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

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

PHDHealth and Sport Sciences University of Oklahoma / Norman,ok (2014)
Curriculum Vita

Mark Loftin Ph.D.

Academic Affairs, Curriculum & Policy, Tenure & Promotion, Faculty Relations

Associate Dean of the School of Applied Sciences 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 (1980)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Exercise Science

Paul Dinneen Loprinzi

Assistant Professor of Health,exercise Science & Recreation Management

Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

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

PHDExercise Science State University / Corvallis,or (2011)

David Waddell M.R.E.

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

Clerk-Typist

Health, Exercise Science & Recreation Management

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