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

Jin Wang

Jin Wang, Ph.D.

Professor

Convocation Center 3042

phone: 470-578-6233

email: jwang@kennesaw.edu

fax: 470-578-6561

 

 

Academic Degrees

 

 

Ph.D.

Kinesiology

University of Minnesota, USA

1992

 

M.Ed.

Physical Education 

Frostburg State University, USA

1987

 

B.A.

Physical Education 

Hangzhou University, Zhejiang, PRC

1982

 

Professional Experience

 

 

2003-Date

Professor, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Sport Science, Kennesaw State University, USA.

 

1998-2003

Associate Professor, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Sport Science, Kennesaw State University, USA.

 

1996-1998

Associate Professor, Department of Health Sciences and Physical Education, Valdosta State University, USA.

 

1993-1996

Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Physical Education, Rockford College, IL, USA.

 

1992-1993

Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Physical Education, Sue Bennett College, KY, USA.

 

1982-1985

Hangzhou University, Zhejiang, PRC.

 

Recent Professional Activities

 

 

Being selected as one of the final three candidates for 2011 Distinguished Research & Creative Activity Award at Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA

 

Keynote speaker, Coaching psychology for Olympic and professional athlete, presented at the Chinese National Soccer Conference for Olympic and Professional Soccer Coaches organized by Chinese Soccer Federation, at the Chinese National Soccer Training Center of Xiang He City, Hebei province, February 24-26, 2011.

 

Received the R. Tait McKenzie Award from the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance at the 2010 AAHPERD Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana

       

Invited Speaker, the Sport Psychology and Sports Sciences Conference 2010, in Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy, September 5 – 9, 2010

   

Sport Psychology Consultant, provided the consultation service to Chinese Olympic Men's and Women's Free Style Skiing - Aerial Jump Teams for the 2010 Winter Olympic Game in Vancouver, Canada and helped Ms. Li Ni Na won the Olympic silver medals during the 2010 Winter Olympic Games.

   

Invited Keynote Speaker, Psychology of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, presented at the Sport Psychology Summit organized by the United States Olympic Committee for the preparations of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Colorado Springs, March 24 to 26, 2008.

   

Sport Psychology Consultant, provided the consultation service to Chinese Women's Soccer Team for the preparations of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games

 

Professional Interests

 

 

Sport Psychology

Mechanical Analysis of Human Movement

Motor Learning

 

Teaching Responsibilities

 

 

HPS 3100 Sociological and Psychological Aspects of HPS

HPS 3200 Motor Learning

HPS 3395 Coaching Practicum