Contact Information

 

Dr. Kandice Porter

Department Chair

kporte21@kennesaw.edu

470-578-6216

FAX 470-578-6561

 

 

Department of Health Promotion

and Physical Education

Kennesaw State University

Convocation Center

Mail Drop 0202

1000 Chastain Road

Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591

 

 

Faculty

Amy Howton

Amy Howton, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor

Coordinator, HPS 1000 Fitness for Living Program

Convocation Center 3009

phone: 470-578-4402

email: ahowton@kennesaw.edu

fax: 470-578-6561

 

 

Academic Degrees

 

 

M.F.A

Dance

Florida State University

 
 

B.F.A.

Dance

Florida State University

 

 

Professional Experience

 

 

2008-Date 

Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, Kennesaw State University

 

2002-2008 

Instructor, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Sport Science, Kennesaw State University

2001-2002

Temporary Instructor, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Sport Science, Kennesaw State University.

1996-2001

Part-time Instructor, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Sport Science and Department of Theater, Kennesaw State University

1986-1996

Part-time Instructor, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Kennesaw State University

 

1981-1985

Instructor, Department of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, and director, DanceUSA, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

 

1983-1985

Principal Dancer, Ballet Mobile, Mobile, Alabama

 

1980-1983

Performing Member, Alabama Dance Theatre, Mobile, Alabama

 

1978-1980

Instructor, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Choreographer in Residence, Chattanooga Opera Association

 

Recent Professional Activities

 

 

Current Vice President, Dance Division, Georgia Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance

 

Team Member, Shared Futures: General Education for a Global Century, a national project comunity for exploring global learning in general education

 

Director, Dance Brazil! Study Abroad program for Maymester, 2011

 

Professional Interests

 

 

Dance; Health and Physical Education

 

Teaching Responsibilities

 

 

HPS 1000 Fitness for Living
HPS 1090 Ballet

HPS 1170 Folk, Square and Social Dance
HPS 1130 Jazz Dance
HPS 1150 Modern Dance