Faculty


Karen Francis

Department Chair
(415) 422-6265

Karen Francis, PhD, is an Associate Professor and Chair in the Kinesiology Department at the University of San Francisco. She teaches courses in the...

Education:

PhD, The University of Texas

Courses:

Motor Learning, Special Topics in KIN, Professional Practicum, Directed Study

Jacob Havenar

Assistant Professor
(415) 422-2556

Jacob Havenar, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Kinesiology Department at the University of San Francisco. He teaches courses in the areas of...

Education:

PhD, Arizona State University

Courses:

Introduction to Kinesiology, Measurement and Statistics, Anatomical Kinesiology, Exercise Program Design, Sport, Culture & Society

Gerwyn Hughes

Assistant Professor

Gerwyn Hughes, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Kinesiology Department at the University of San Francisco. He teaches courses in Biomechanics...

Education:

PhD, Swansea University

Courses:

Measurement and Statistics, Anatomical Kinesiology, Biomechanics, Laboratory, Professional Practicum

Diana Lattimore

Associate Professor
(415) 422-2141

Diana Lattimore, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Kinesiology Department at the University of San Francisco. She teaches Exercise Psychology,...

Education:

PhD, The University of South Carolina

Courses:

Directed Study, Introduction to Kinesiology, Exercise Psychology, Exercise and Health Promotion, Exercise and Healthy Kids, Professional Practicum, Directed Study

Neil Laughlin

Professor
(415) 422-2682

Neil Laughlin, EdD, Stanford, 1971, is a Professor in the Kinesiology Department and has taught at USF since 1971. He currently teaches two classes...

Courses:

Sport, Culture & Society, Soc Iss/Pers & Comm Healt, Subst Abuse Prev & Treat, Professional Practicum, Directed Study

Julia Orri

Associate Professor
(415) 422-2331

Julia Orri, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Kinesiology Department at the University of San Francisco. She teaches Exercise and Disease...

Education:

PhD, The University of New Mexico

Courses:

Introduction to Kinesiology, Measurement and Statistics, Anatomical Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology, Laboratory, Exercise & Disease Prevention

Shannon Siegel

Associate Professor

Shannon Siegel, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of San Francisco. She teaches courses in the areas...

Education:

PhD, Michigan State University

Courses:

Introduction to Kinesiology, Measurement and Statistics, Special Topics in KIN, Motor Development

Christian Thompson

Associate Professor
(415) 422-5270

Christian J. Thompson, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of San Francisco and the owner of Thompson...

Education:

PhD, University of Kansas

Courses:

Introduction to Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology, Laboratory, Physical Activity and Aging, Nutrition for Exer & Health, Special Topics in KIN, Directed Study, Research Seminar