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Allison Ross

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Assistant Research Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 4020
Assistant Research Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 4020
Asst Research Professor (FSC)
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 4020
Biography

Allison Ross studies how physical activity (sport, active transportation, play) can build community within schools and neighborhoods. Guided by a social-ecological framework, her research investigates how physical and social environmental factors affect behavior, and how these influences impact sense of community, social cohesion, health, and well-being.

Education
  • Ph.D. Community Resources & Development, Arizona State University 2015
  • M.Ed. Exercise & Sport Science, Springfield College 2003
  • B.S. Kinesiology, Springfield College 2001
Research Interests

physical activity; active transport; sense of community; wellness

Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
PRM 120Leisure and Quality of Life
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
PRM 120Leisure and Quality of Life
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 290Intro Evidence-Based Practice
EXW 325Fitness for Life