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PETE Faculty

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Pamela Bechtel, Ph.D.

Position: Associate Professor
Phone: 419-372-6907
Email: pbechte@bgsu.edu
Address: 101D Eppler N

Education
B.S., Bowling Green State University
M.S., Bowling Green State University
Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Research Interests:
Impacting professional development for physical educators through exposure to current perturbations.
Teacher beliefs and the impact on program, curricular, and teacher change.
Impact of technology on physical education programs and student engagement.
Use of technology by physical education students
Use of technology by in-service physical education teachers

Courses Taught:
Undergraduate: Intro to Teaching Physical Education; Instructional Strategies in Physical Education; Supervision of Student Teachers

Graduate: DK Seminar

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Geoffrey Meek, Ph.D.

Position: Associate Professor/PEG Coordinator
Phone: 419-372-0501
Email: gmeek@bgsu.edu
Address: 101B Eppler N

Education
B.Ed., University of Exeter
M.Sc., University of Alberta
Ph.D., University of Leeds

Research Interests:
Evaluating the effects of a community-based activity program for individuals recovering from a stroke.
The social validity of a senior water exercise training program
The Born Identity. Are physical education teachers born or made?

Courses Taught:
Undergraduate: Adapted Physical Activity; Advanced Performance & Content Development in Invasion Games; Advanced Performance & Content Development in Field Games; Adapted Physical Education practicum; Student Teaching

Graduate: Programming in Physical Education for Special Populations, Teaching HMSL at College Level; Interpreting Qualitative Research Results in HMSL

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Adrian Turner, Ph.D.

Position: Associate Professor
Phone: 419-372-0229
Email: adriant@bgsu.edu
Address: 101A Eppler N

Education
B.Ed., University of Exeter
M.S., University of North Carolina-Greensboro
Ph.D., University of North Carolina-Greensboro

Research Interests:
Games for Understanding Tactical Models of Instruction

Courses Taught:
Undergraduate:  Advanced Performance & Content Development in Invasion Games; Advanced Performance & Content Development in Field Games; Human Movement in Middle Childhood; Teaching-Learning Process in Middle Childhood-Young Adult Physical Education; Introduction to Teaching Physical Education; History, Philosophy and Curriculum in Physical Education; socio-cultural/Psychological Foundations of Teaching Physical Education