Jin Wang is a professor in the department of health, physical education and sport science at the…
Georgia (Jun 6, 2011) — Jin Wang is a professor in the department of health, physical education and sport science at the WellStar College of Health and Human Services, and currently serves as the program coordinator of the college’s coaching minor.Link To Website
Wang teaches sociological and psychological aspects of HPS, motor learning and coaching practicum programs. He received the R. Tait McKenzie Award from the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance at the 2010 AAHPERD Convention, as well as being selected as a finalist for the 2010 Distinguished Research & Creative Activity Award at KSU. He is the chairperson for the Sports Psychology Symposium at the Asia Pacific Conference of Exercise and Sport Science (APCESS 2011) in Shanghai in October.
As a sports psychology consultant, Wang worked with the Chinese Olympic Men’s and Women’s Free Style Skiing – Aerial Jump Teams for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, Canada, and the Chinese Women’s Soccer Team in preparation for the 2008 Olympic Games.
His professional interests include sports psychology, mechanical analysis of human movement and motor learning.
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