Category Archives: Kinesiology

Dana S. Espinosa

Associate professor, Department of Kinesiology
Program coordinator, MAEd in Physical Education Pedagogy
College of Health and Human Performance

Telephone:   252-328-2976
e-mail:          espinosad@ecu.edu

Areas of expertise: teacher licensure in physical education and health, grades K-12; teaching elementary (K-5) physical education, upper boy strength in children, state isseus with “no pass, no play” in athletics as related to academic eligibility

Jim Decker

Associate professor and associate dean
Department of Kinesiology
College of Health and Human Performance

Areas of expertise:  adapted physical education, physical activity and sports for individuals with disabilities

Paul DeVita

Professor
Department of Kinesiology
College of Health and Human Performance

Areas of expertise:  biomechanics, locomotion – walking and running, knee function and health, muscle function, skeletal loads and stresses, biomechanics of human movement, biomechanics of human locomotion, biomechanics associated with aging, obesity and osteoarthritis, neuromuscular-skeletal function