Athletic Training Program Faculty
The faculty members and instructors in the Department of Health, Sport, & Exercise Sciences at the KU School of Education are dedicated to providing robust learning opportunities related to Athletic Training. You will learn from professionals who have real-world experiences working as certified athletic trainers in various sectors of the field.
Prior to their time at KU, our athletic training program faculty and instructors have also worked and taught at University of South Carolina, University of Missouri - Columbia, Georgia Southern University, and Southeast Missouri State University. Our Athletic Training program faculty also partner with professors from other departments at the University of Kansas to ensure that your student experience and learning at KU are both interdisciplinary in nature and grounded in practical experience.
Dawn Emerson, Ph.D., ATC is an Assistant Professor and the Program Director of the Athletic Training Program. Dr. Emerson is in her second year at the University of Kansas. She is an active member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) and a member of the American College of... more