Jamie O'Connor, Ph.D.

Jamie O'Connor
Titles
  • Associate Professor
  • Director
Departments
  • Kinesiology
Contact
Office Locations

Awards:

  • Metzler-Freedman Exemplary Paper Award, 2013, Journal of Teaching in Physical Education
  • Young Scholar Award, 2011. International Association for Physical Education in Higher Education
  • Laura J. Huelster Award, 2011, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Responsibilities
  • Program Director, Physical Education Teacher Education

Memberships:

  • Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) America
  • Wisconsin Health and Physical Education (WHPE)
Research and Creative Activities
  • Bullying within the context of physical education
  • The ecology of the gymnasium and its impact on physical education engagement
  • Marginalized physical education students
Education
  • Ph.D. Kinesiology, 2012 Concentration: Pedagogical Kinesiology University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • M.S. Kinesiology, 2011 Concentration: Pedagogical Kinesiology University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • B.S. Kinesiology, 2000 Concentration: Physical Education Teaching University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign