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Dr. Carol Biddington

Education

  • B.S.: Health, Physical Education and Safety, West Virginia University
  • M.S.: Physical Education, West Virginia University
  • Graduate Certificate: Gerontology, West Virginia University
  • Ed.D.: Curriculum and Instruction, West Virginia University

Biography

Dr. Biddington is the recipient of the 2009 C.B. Wilson Distinguished Faculty Award at Cal U and serves on the Research Faculty Professional Development Committee. Dr. Biddington has presented research at national and state meetings and has helped students to present research at national, regional, and state meetings.

Courses

  • Evaluating research in fitness and wellness
  • Applications in fitness and wellness research
  • Research in fitness and wellness
  • Ethics in sport
  • Nutrition for Peak Performance
  • Management and leadership in sport

Research Interests

Health promotion, fitness and diversity awareness

Publications

  • Biddington, C.  Utilizing a learning management system for group projects. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 2011:(Winter),15(4).
  • Biddington C, Wagner R, Lyles A, Brunner M. Athletic health care in Pennsylvania high schools. PA J Health, Phys Ed, Recreation, Dance. 2009:(Winter), 79(1):20-24.
  • Biddington, C. Teaching diversity awareness. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 2008:(Winter),11(4):71-75.
  • Weaver S, Biddington C, Roh J, Barnhart B. Dietary habits and nutritional knowledge of college athletes. J Athletic Training. 2006:41(suppl 2):S-37.
  • Biddington C, Popovich M, Kupczyk N, Roh J. Certified athletic trainers' management of emergencies. J Sport Rehab. 2005:14(2):185-194.

Service Learning Projects

  • Athletic shoe collection for children in Africa with students in Ethics in Sport classes. http://www.hoopsafrica.org/
  • Traveled to Kingston, Jamaica, in January 2009 as part of a service-learning project for the Mustard Seed Communities

Academic Department(s)

  • Department of Exercise Science and Sport Studies

Academic Program(s)

  • M.S. Sport Management Studies
  • M.S. Exercise Science and Health Promotion
  • B.S. Sport Management-Online Wellness and Fitness
  • Letter of Completion Intercollegiate Athletic Administration
  • P.M. Letter of Completion Exercise Science (all tracks)

Contact Information

Email:
biddington@calu.edu

Phone:
724-938-4356

Office:
Keystone Hall 123