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Liz Whitney, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion
222 Seaton Center
(859) 257-3645

Elizabeth Whitney received her Ph.D. in Health Education & Promotion with a concentration in School Health from Kent State University in 2013. Her research interests are in the area of child/adolescent health, bullying prevention, psychosocial school climate, K-12 health education curriculum development, and teacher education pedagogy.

Dr. Whitney teaches KHP 380, Health in the Elementary School, KHP 330, Planning and Implementing Health Education programs, and KHP 509, Workshop in Health and Safety: Youth Violence.

Vita (PDF)

Research categories: Health Education, Teacher Education