Donna Goodwin, PhD

Professor/Academic, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation - Faculty Affairs

Contact

Professor/Academic, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation - Faculty Affairs
Email
donna.goodwin@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-4397
Address
3-423 University Hall
8840 - 114 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2J9

Overview

About

Degrees

 

PhD – Adapted Physical Activity – University of Alberta -2000
MA – Adapted Physical Activity – University of Alberta -1980
BPE - Adapted Physical Activity – University of Alberta -1978

 

Background

 

• On Faculty, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation, University of Alberta ( 2006-present)

• Executive Director, The Steadward Centre, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation (2006-2011)

• On Faculty, College of Kinesiology, University of Saskatchewan (2000-2005)

• On Faculty, Faculty of Physical Activity Studies, University of Regina (1997-2000)

 


Research

Current Research Interests:

• Ethical professional and research practice in Adapted Physical Activity

• Physical activity life experiences of people experiencing disability


Teaching

PEDS 530: Adapted Physical Activity
PEDS 471: Physical Activity for Individuals with Developmental Impairments

Currently mentoring eight graduate students. Will consider additional high quality applicants. 


Announcements

Currently mentoring eight graduate students. Will consider additional high quality applicants. 

Courses

KIN 471 - Physical Activity for Individuals with Developmental Impairments

A focus on the delivery of adapted physical activity services to individuals with developmental impairments with a focus on the instruction of movement skills. Theory and practice will be integrated through lecture and lab activities. Prerequisite: KRLS 207. Note: Credit will be granted for only one of KIN 471 or PEDS 471.

Fall Term 2020 Winter Term 2021
KSR 685 - Doctoral Research Seminar

This seminar focuses on the scholarly and professional challenges facing researchers in the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation. This course is a requirement of the doctoral program in the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation. Note: Credit will be granted for only one of KSR 685, KRLS 685 or PERLS 685.

Fall Term 2020