Dr. Michael P. Maina

Associate Professor
Department: Health and Human Performance
Office: 244 C Homer Bast Center
Phone: 375-2563

maina@roanoke.edu

Degrees:

Ph.D from Florida State Univ., National Strength and Conditional Association Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Course List

Homepage:

www.mpmaina.itgo.com

Research & Teaching Interests:

Effective Teaching Methods, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving in P.E., Adventure Education

Scholarly Activities:

Over two dozen presentations at state and national levels, Published numerous times in peer reviewed journals, Taught numerous May term courses in Czech Republic

Extracurricular:

Weight Training, Lacrosse, Auto Mechanics, Home Repair

Previous Work:

1998-2005 Assoc. Prof. Vadosta State University (Georgia), 1997-1998 Assist. Prof. Methodist College (NC), 1993-1997 Teaching Assistant Florida State University, 1991-1993 Graduate Assistant Slippery Rock University (PA)

Available as a Media resource for the following topics:

Effective Teaching Methods
Fitness and Nutrition
Strength Training
Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
Physical Education

Willing to speak to professional, social or civic groups on:

Effective Teaching Methods
Fitness and Nutrition
Strength Training
Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
Physical Education