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Full-time Faculty

Rebecca Cendan

Rebecca Cendan

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Instructor

Rebecca Cendan, MS, RD, LDN, is a Lecturer in the School of Education, Teaching, and Health at American University. She is a nationally credentialed registered dietitian and regionally licensed dietitian/nutritionist. Rebecca earned a master in scien... [More]

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202-885-3016
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Elizabeth Cotter

Elizabeth Cotter

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Professorial Lecturer

Dr. Elizabeth Cotter is an instructor in the School of Education, Teaching and Health at American University. She is a licensed psychologist with clinical and research interests broadly related to the prevention of eating and weight-related concerns.... [More]

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202-885-3703
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Dara Ford

Dara Ford

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Professorial Lecturer

Dr. Dara Ford is a professorial lecturer in the School of Education, Teaching and Health at American University. She is a Licensed and Registered Dietitian with clinical and research interests broadly related to diet and quality of life. She is parti... [More]

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Jody Gan

Jody Gan

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Instructor

Jody Gan is an instructor in the School of Education, Teaching, and Health and the College of Arts and Science’s Department of Public Health. With 25 years of experience planning, implementing and evaluating health programs at the local, state, and n... [More]

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202-885-6872
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Kathleen Holton

Kathleen Holton

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Assistant Professor

Dr. Kathleen Holton is a nutritional neuroscientist. Her research examines the negative effects of dietary excitotoxins on neurological symptoms, as well as the positive protective effects of certain micronutrients on the brain. The most common die... [More]

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202-885-3797
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Robert Karch

Robert Karch

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Professor

Robert Karch has been a member of American University faculty since 1969. He is a full professor in the School of Education, Teaching & Health. He is also the founder and Director of both the Masters of Science program in Health Promotion Management ... [More]

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Peter Mehlert

Peter Mehlert

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Assistant Professor

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202-885-3035
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Thomas Nassif

Thomas Nassif

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Professorial Lecturer

Tom is Professorial Lecturer at American University, teaching courses in Health Promotion Management, Sports Psychology, and Stress Management. He recently completed his doctorate in Behavior, Cognition, and Neuroscience here at American University. ... [More]

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202-885-3054
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Anastasia Snelling

Anastasia Snelling

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Associate Dean, School of Education, Teaching and Health

Dr. Anastasia Snelling is a professor and the Associate Dean in the School of Education, Teaching, and Health at American University. She has been a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as a registered dietitian for over thirty years and ... [More]

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Adjunct Faculty

  • Ms. Sara Bernson - Volleyball
  • Ms. Stefanie Bloom - Gender Culture and Health
  • Ms. Bridget Bowers - Cross Training; Group Aerobic Fitness
  • Ms. Robin Carl - Group Aerobic Fitness
  • Mr. Colin Cooley - Weight Training
  • Dr. Brandon Daniels - Assessment and Evaluation of Health Fitness Parameters
  • Ms. Edwina Davis - Stress Management Techniques
  • Ms. Dorelle Engel - Current Concepts in Nutrition
  • Ms. Allison Flatley - Health Promotion Evaluation
  • Mr. John Garrett - Tennis
  • Mr. Michael Gurevitz (National Diving Center) - Scuba
  • Ms. Kathy Haldeman - Wellness Advocates
  • Ms. Rose Kehoe - Lifetime Health and Fitness; Water Aerobics
  • Ms. Ahen Kim - Volleyball
  • Ms. Vanessa King - Nutrition
  • Ms. Dee Kirby - Beginning Golf
  • Ms. Stephanie Mull - Nutrition for Health; Sports Nutrition
  • Ms. Shannon Ramirez - Yoga
  • Ms. Brigid Rauch - Yoga
  • Ms. Aimee Richardson - Women's Health
  • Dr. Joanne Roberts - Applied Physiology and Testing I & II
  • Ms. Ann Roberts - Personal Defense.
  • Mr. Jim Roberts - Beginning Martial Arts; Intermediate Martial Arts
  • Ms. Claudia Rodriguez - Strategies in Stress Reduction
  • Mr. Alexandre Ryjik - Beginning Fencing
  • Dr. Paul Soong - Assistant Professor - Exercise Physiology; Lifetime Health & Fitness

 

Emeritus Faculty

  • Mr. Billy Coward - Associate Professor
  • Dr. D. Geiser - Professor
  • Dr. V. Hawke - Professor
  • Dr. J. Hubbell - Professor
  • Mr. Larry Nyce - Associate Professor
  • Dr. Barbara Reiman - Associate Professor
  • Dr. Margaret Safrit - Professor