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Human movement and sports studies

Dr. Pamela Bechtel

Assistant professor of human movement, sport and leisure studies (kinesiology)
Expertise: Secondary physical education; new curricula; new teaching methods; fitness activities; teacher change, and professional development.
Credentials: Ph.D. from Ohio State University; master’s and bachelor’s degrees in education from BGSU.
Office phone: 419-372-6907
E-mail: pbechte@bgsu.edu

Dr. Bonnie G. Berger

Professor and director, School of Human Movement, Sport and Leisure Studies
Expertise: Exercise and sport psychology; use of exercise for mood alteration; exercise and the quality of life; psychological implications and the role of exercise in weight loss; use of exercise for stress management; psychological benefits of differing types of exercise; personal meanings in physical activity.
Credentials: Ed.D. and M.A. from Columbia University; bachelor’s degree from Wittenberg University.
Office Phone: 419-372-7234
E-mail: bberger@bgsu.edu

Dr. Jacquelyn Cuneen

Professor of sport management
Expertise: Gender and sport advertising, professional preparation of sports managers.
Credentials: Ed.D. from West Virginia University. Has been published in several professional journals and presented to the North American Society for Sport Management; the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance; the Sport Marketing Association, and the Ohio Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.
Office Phone: 419-372-7231
Home Phone: 419-352-4503
E-mail: jcuneen@bgsu.edu

Dr. Vikki Krane

Director, Women’s Studies Program, and professor of human movement, sport and leisure studies
Expertise: Sport psychology; women in sport; lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues in sport.
Credentials: Ph.D. in exercise and sport sciences from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.S. in exercise and sport sciences from the University of Arizona; B.A. in psychology from Denison University. Her research is on lesbians in sport; homophobia/heterosexism in sport, and body image issues in female athletes.
Office Phone: 419-372-2620
E-mail: vkrane@bgsu.edu