Sport & Exercise Psychology


Diane Gill, Ph.D.
Jennifer L. Etnier, Ph.D.


Current Research Projects

  • Effects of psychological factors (e.g., life-event stress, coping skills, and social support) on risk of athletic injury.
  • Quality of life assessment in physical activity and health programs.
  • Diversity and cultural competence in physical activity settings.
  • Benefits of physical activity for cognitive performance.
  • Mental health benefits of physical activity.

See also the Research page for the Department of Kinesiology.