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Neil Laughlin

Professor Emeritus

Faculty Emeritus
Harney Science Center 126


Neil Laughlin is professor emeritus in the Kinesiology Department. He taught at USF from 1971 to 2017. His research interests are character development in judo and gender-based differences in sport. He served on the university's Promotion and Tenure and Disabilities Committees and was on the advisory board of New Life, a San Francisco-based residential drug treatment program.

Research Areas

  • Character development in Judo
  • Gender-based differences in sport


  • EdD, Stanford 1971