David Pearson, Ph.D.
Professor of Kinesiology Dean, College of Health Science
Office Phone: (951) 343-4298 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Location: Health Science Campus A5 Office Hours: By appointment
|Ph.D.||Institutional Leadership and Policy Studies||University of California, Riverside||2003|
|M.S.A.||Sport Management||West Chester University||1997|
|B.S.||Health and Physical Education||West Chester University||1992|
National Strength and Conditioning Association
CPR & First Aid Instructor
American Red Cross
Sport Management Field Experience
Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests
Physical Education Pedagogy, Sport and Recreation Management
EDUC 44 Principles of Healthful Living, University of California, Riverside, 2001-2002
Research, Presentations, & Publications
Pearson, D. (2016). “Professionalism and the physical educator”. CAHPERD unit conference in Riverside, CA.
Pearson, D. (2016). "Preparing for a career in the health professions". Youth Advocates for Healthy Access conference in Riverside, CA.
Pearson, D, O'Rourke, M., & Guerrero, J. (2015). Contemporary cardiovascular activities for maximal participation. SHAPE national conference in Seattle, WA.
Pearson, D. & O’Rourke, M. (2014). How not to run a lap: contemporary cardiovascular training for quality physical education. CAHPERD conference in Garden Grove, CA.
Pearson, D. (2012). Volunteerism, Online Education, and the Affective Domain - Can they all play nice in the same sandbox? SWAAHPERD conference in Oahu, HI.
Pearson, D. (2011). Reframing recreational leadership. NIRSA conference in New Orleans.
Pearson, D. (2009). Don’t call me coach: a look at role confusion in physical education. PETE conference in Myrtle Beach, SC.
Pearson, D. (2008). Don’t call me coach: role confusion in physical education. SW AAHPERD conference in Kona, HI.
Pearson, D. (2007). Small school opportunity and leadership. NIRSA conference at University of Texas.
Pearson, D. (2007). Reframing recreational leadership using a four-frames model. NIRSA conference at University of Oregon.
Pearson, D. (2006). Review of Managing sports facilities and major events. Journal of Sport Management, 20, 3.
Pearson, D. & Kalmus, K. (2006). Outcome assessments, e-portfolios, and accreditation reporting: an integrated approach. Western Association of Schools and Colleges annual meeting.
Pearson, D. (2005). Fitness assessment and exercise prescription for middle school students. Riverside Educational Consortium held at UCR.
Pearson, D., Patino, M., & MacDonald, N. (2004). Recess is not physical education. Presented at ACSI conference in Anaheim, CA.
Physical Education Subject Matter Competency Document – Composed document for sanction of a state approved subject matter competency program in physical education
WASC Substantive Change document for Master of Science in Kinesiology program.
Church Membership & Activities
Sandals Church - Woodcrest / Collection, Ushers ministry
Community Service & Involvement
Orange Terrace Karate - Riverside
Freedom in Motion Parkour Gym - Murrieta
Interests & Hobbies
Youth, college, and professional sports, cars, motorcycles, martial arts, raising 2 awesome boys with my incredible wife
Scripture: Ephesians 5:15-17; Matthew 5:48
Educational Philosophy: “Don’t just be a teacher, be an inspiration for learning”