Gay Timken

(she/her/hers)

Professor, Health & Exercise Science

503-838-8217 | timkeng@wou.edu
RWEC 242

Personal Website

At WOU since

09/16/2003

Hometown

Cimarron, Kansas

Course schedule

Winter 2020
CRNCourseTitleTimesLocation
20114 EXS430 TCHNG SECONDARY PHYSICAL ED MW 0800-0950 PUBLIC SCHLS
21686 HE257 HEALTH PROMOTION R 1500-1550 OPE GYM
21685 HE257 HEALTH PROMOTION R 1400-1450 OPE GYM
21688 FYS107 PLAY: IT'S NOT JUST FOR KIDS! TR 1000-1150 OPE GYM
20115 EXS431 ASSESSMENT STRATEGIES IN PE MW 1000-1150 PUBLIC SCHLS
21685 HE257 HEALTH PROMOTION MTW 1400-1450 RWEC 201
21686 HE257 HEALTH PROMOTION MTW 1500-1550 RWEC 201
21688 FYS107 PLAY: IT'S NOT JUST FOR KIDS! TR 1000-1150 OPE 203

Vitae

Education

Ph.D. in Sport Pedagogy: Oregon State University 
M.S. in Exercise Science & Master Teaching: Fort Hays State University
B.A. in Physical Education, Health Education & Exercise Science: Fort Hays State University

Research areas

I am interested in teaching, learning, and learning to teach in physical education. This includes teaching and learning via such curriculum models as Outdoor Pursuits, Adventure Education, Sport Education, Teaching Games for Understanding, and the Tactical Games Model. Additional interests include curriculum development and assessment.

Undergraduate courses taught

Foundations of Exercise Science
Teaching Games I (Tactical Games Model)
Teaching Games II (Sport Education)
Field Experience in Physical Education
Teaching Strength Training & Conditioning
Assessment in Physical Education
Teaching Methods in Physical Education II
Teaching Outdoor & Adventure Education

Current research

 

 




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