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Faculty: Dr.Steven Aicinena
Professor of Kinesiology, Director of the Athletic Department
Office: Gym 202A
Phone: (432) 552-2675
Education: B.A., University of California at Davis
M.A., Idaho State University
Ed.D. University of Northern Colorado (1988)


Faculty: Dr. James Eldridge
Associate Professor of Kinesiology
Chair of the Kinesiology Department
Office: MB 3146
Phone: (432) 552-2331
B.A. Biology, Texas Lutheran University (1986)
B.A. Physical Education, Texas Lutheran University (1986)
M.A. Physical Education, Southwest Texas State University (1989)
Ed.D. Exercise Science, University of Houston, (1996)

Dr. Lois S. Hale

Faculty: Dr. Lois S. Hale
Professor of Kinesiology
Office: MB 3256
Phone: (432) 552-2334
Education: B.S. University of Maine
M.Ed. Temple University
Ph.D. Temple University (1974)
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Faculty: Richard J. Lloyd, Ed D, ATC, LAT
Director of Athletic Training Education
Kinesiology Department
The University of Texas-Permian Basin
Doctor of Education, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM. July, 22, 2004
Educational Administration
Specialization in Community College Leadership (CCLDP).
Dissertation Title: The Relationship Between Professional Development Characteristics of Locally Elected Community College Boards and Board Effectiveness.
Master of Science degree in Physical Education, specializing in Athletic Training, from Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL, August 1981
Graduate Assistant in Athletic Training, responsible for lab section of Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries class, supervising student athletic trainers.
Master’s Thesis Title : A Study of NATA Certification Candidates’ Perception of Preparation before and After Taking the Certification Exam.
Bachelor of Science degree from Ball State University, Muncie, IN, May 1980.
Major : Physical Education
Minor : Athletic Training

Dr. Nicholas Pertuit

Faculty: Dr. Nicholas Pertuit
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
Office: MB 3150
Phone: (432) 552-3333
Ph.D. Curriculum & Instruction with an emphasis in Health, Exercise, and Sport Sciences, Texas Tech University (2011) M.S. Kinesiology, University of the Incarnate Word(2007) B.S. Physical Education, University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX (2005)