Gay Timken

(she/her/hers)

Professor, Division Chair, Health & Exercise Science

503-838-8217 | timkeng@wou.edu
RWEC 238

Personal Website

At WOU since

09/16/2003

Hometown

Cimarron, Kansas

Course schedule

Fall 2021
CRNCourseTitleTimesLocation
10051 EXS243 OUTDOOR & ADVENTURE EDUCATION W 1200-1550 RWEC 106
10051 EXS243 OUTDOOR & ADVENTURE EDUCATION US 0800-1700 OFF CAMPUS

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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