Faculty Profile

Dr. Katherine Pebworth, Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science 

Phone: 423.869.6461
Office: Mary Mars Gym

Education and Background

    PhD, Physical Education, University of South Carolina

    MA Ed, Physical Education, University of North Alabama

    BS, Health and Physical Education, Berry College

Research and Teaching Areas

    Measurement and Evaluation
    School Health Programs
    Human Learning & Psychomotor Development in Elementary & Middle school
    Physical Education
    Physical Activity

Scholarly Highlights 

  • (Book) Geocaching for Schools and Communities
    by Taylor, Kremer, Pebworth and Werner. Human Kinetics, 2010

  • 2011-13; President of the Tennessee Assocation for Health, Physcail Education, Recreation and Dance (TAHPERD)

  • 2011-14; Exhibits Manager for Southern District Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

  • 2008- TAHPERD’s University Physical Education Teacher of the Year

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