Meet Leslie Williams
Assistant Professor, Health Sciences and Human Performance
Education: 1995, University of Texas at Arlington, B.A.
2005, University of Florida, M.A.
2013, University of South Florida, Ph.D.
Courses Taught: Motor Development and Skill Acquisition
Testing and Measurement
Dance and Rhythmics
Elementary Physical Education Practicum I
Elementary Physical Education Practicum II
Secondary Physical Education Practicum III
Career Specialties: Secondary Physical Education and Online Instruction
Leslie Williams specializes in preparing pre-service teachers at the secondary level in physical education, health-related content and general methods for effective middle and high school classroom instruction. Her research interests include effective physical education practices and examining online teaching and learning at the secondary level, specifically within physical education and health content areas.
Professional and Community Activities: Williams has published an article in a peer-reviewed state journal, and has co-authored a chapter in a textbook about technology in physical education. Leslie has presented information about online instruction at the state and national level. She has served as editor of a statewide journal as well.