Faculty and Staff Profiles

Susan Wagner
Instructor, Health Sport Sciences
Email: smwagner@memphis.edu
Office Location: 218 Fieldhouse
Office Hours: Tuesday 9:30-12:30 Wednesday 9:30-12:30
Profile

 In 1980, I received my Bachelor of Science (major in physical education and a minor in health education) and in 1982 received my Masters in Education (elementary education) from the University of Cincinnati. I have taught as a classroom teacher and physcial education teacher and have coached softball, basketball, volleyball and soccer.I joined the University of Memphis, College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences, department of Health, Sport, and Sciences; Physical Education Teacher Education in 2009. At the University of Memphis, I am a clinical instructor for PETE and PHED. My classes include: Beginning and Intermediate Tennis, Teaching Physical Education/Health/K-Middle, and Instructional Strategies in Physical Education. I also have been the university supervisor for student teachers in physical education. Currently, I am the university supervisor for interns in PETE and EXSS. 

Additional Information

  

Education
  • B.S. Education Health and Physical Education - University of Cincinnati - 1980
  • M. Education Elementary Education - University of Cincinnati - 1982

Work Experience

  • Substitute Teacher, Elementary, Middle, High School - Covington Ind., Ludlow Ind., Kenton Co. Schools - 1980-1981
  • Classroom Teacher, Ludlow Elementary School - Ludlow Independent Schools - 1981-1983
  • Physical Education Teacher, St. Paul Elementary School - Diocese of Covington - 1986-2009
  • Clinical Instructor, Health and Sport Sciences - University of Memphis - 2009-present

Creative Activities

  • Delegation Leader - Summer, 2006 - France, Italy, Greece - People to People
  • Delegation Leader - Summer, 2007 - Australia - People to People
  • Delegation Leader - Summer, 2008 - France, England - People to People
Presentations
  •  2010 Irwin, C.C., Wagner, S., Ballard, C., Banning, T., Hurst, T., Manker, D., Roberts, J., and Shores, J. Assessing Fun Fitness Games and Activities.Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
  • 2011 Irwin, C.C., Wagner, S., Bray, N. Don't Pull Your Hair Out! Classroom Management Refresher. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
  • 2011 Wagner, S., Irwin, C.C. Infusing Health Information into Physcial Education Activities. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, Tennessee