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Faculty Profiles

Department of Movement Sciences and Health contact and bio information.


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Christopher Wirth
Position: Chair, Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 249

Dr. Christopher Wirth, department chair, teaches personal and community health and physical education for teachers.

Adlof, Lauren
Lauren Adlof
Position: Visiting Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 260

Lauren Adlof is a visiting instructor in exercise science. She is currently teaching courses in human anatomy, sports nutrition, introduction to exercise science, and is the exercise science internship coordinator.

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Patricia Barrington
Position: Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 259

Patricia Barrington, assistant professor, teaches health promotion and planning, changing health behaviors, stress management, theory and foundation of health promotion, and worksite wellness.

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Ludmila Cosio-Lima
Position: Professor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 220

Dr. Ludmila Cosio-Lima, FACSM, CSCS *D, ACSM-EP, ACSM-CEP Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist Exercise is Medicine ®  Credential Level III Professor Exercise Science Exercise Science Program Coordinator

Crawley, Amy
Amy Crawley
Position: Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 258

Amy Crawley is an assistant professor in exercise science who teaches Physiological Development of Strength, Aging and Physical Performance, and Nutrition courses.

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Daniel Drost
Position: Assistant Dean
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 234, Room 207

Dr. Daniel Drost is assistant dean for the Usha Kundu, MD College of Health and a faculty member in the Department of Movement Sciences and Health.

Dake, Christopher
Christopher Dake
Position: Clinical Education Coordinator and Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 254

Chris C. Dake Ed.D., LAT, ATC has been at The University of West Florida since 2009. First, he served a duel role as the Head Athletic Trainer and the Athletic Training Program’s Clinical Education Coordinator.

Kelley Henderson
Kelley Henderson
Position: Director of Masters in Athletic Training and Associate Professor of Clinical Practice
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 252

Dr. Henderson is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of West Florida where she also serves as the Program Director for the Master of Science in Athletic Training program.

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Youngil Lee
Position: Associate Professor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 219

Dr. Youngil Lee, associate professor, teaches exercise physiology, sports nutrition and applied physiology in muscular development.

Simpson, Jeffrey
Jeffrey Simpson
Position: Assistant Professor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 216

Dr. Jeffrey Simpson, assistant professor of biomechanics and motor control, teaches courses in motor learning and skill analysis, motor control, and biomechanics of human movement.

Sutherland, Charmain
Charmain Sutherland
Position: Visiting Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 256

Charmain Sutherland is a visiting professor and co-coordinator of the Physical Education Teacher Education program in the Department of Movement Sciences and Health.

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John Todorovich
Position: Professor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 257

Dr. John R. Todorovich, professor of exercise science and community health, teaches physical and health education.

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Debra Vinci
Position: Associate Professor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • Office Location:  Building 72, Room 250

Dr. Debra Vinci is an associate professor of health promotion. She currently teaches courses in social marketing, health promotion and technology, and nutrition.

Adjunct Faculty

Department of Movement Sciences and Health Adjunct Faculty contact information.


Alexandra Carroll

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailavenezia@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 241

Alicia Pugh

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailacambron@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 241

Andrew Zaman

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailazaman@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 241

Armaghan Mahmoudian

Hillary Plummer

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • emailhplummer@uwf.edu

Jennifer Johnson

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • emailjjohnson@uwf.edu

Jocelyn Arnett

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailjarnett@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 241

Jordan Potje

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailjpotje@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 241

Karen Lew

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailklew@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 241

Kyle Rank

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailkrank@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 241

Kym Atwood

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • emailkatwood@uwf.edu

Marisa Straughn

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • emailmstraughn@uwf.edu

Maureen Howard

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailmhoward4@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 248

Michael Fraser

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailmfraser@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 241

Namrita Kumar Brooke

Nancy Quina

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • phone8504742592
  • emailnquina@uwf.edu
  • Office Location: Building 72, Room 241

Stephen Diamond

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Department: Movement Sciences and Health
  • emailsdiamond@uwf.edu