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Karen F. Edwards

Associate Professor
Behavioral Health & Nutrition
012 Carpenter Sports Bldg.
302-831-8605
kedwards@udel.edu

Research Interests

  • Interactive Teaching Methodologies
  • Alcohol and Drug Prevention Strategies

Education

  • Ed.D., Temple University, 1992
  • M.S., Indiana University, 1977
  • B.S., Indiana University, 1972

Courses

  • BHAN 155: Health Behavior Management
  • BHAN 230: Small Group Facilitation
  • BHAN 315: Methods and Materials in Drug Education
  • BHAN 325: Methods and Materials in Sexuality Education
  • BHAN 414: Methods and Materials in Health Education (includes elementary and secondary clinical placement)
  • UNIV 101: First Year Experience
  • HLPR 466: Health Coaching

Honors, Awards, and Major Professional Offices Held

  • Outstanding Services Award, Society of Health and Physical Educators, Eastern District, 2016
  • Presidential Service Medallion, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Eastern District, 2013
  • Outstanding Health Educator, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Eastern District, 2012
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars, University of Delaware, Honorary Faculty Induction
  • Rotary Outstanding Community Service Award
  • Future Professional Advisor, Eastern District American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Executive Board
  • Eastern District American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Awards Committee Chairperson
  • Delaware Representative, Eastern District American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • University of Delaware Mentor’s Circle Award
  • University Teaching Excellence Award, University of Delaware
  • Delaware Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Executive Board, Future Professional Advisor
  • Phi Delta Kappa Induction, (Education)
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics, University of Delaware
  • Appointment to Governor’s Committee on Health Education
  • College Instructor of the Year, Cecil College
  • Honorary Induction, Phi Theta Kappa (Education), Cecil College
  • College Instructor of the Year, Cecil College
  • Eta Sigma Gamma, (Health Education)
  • Delta Psi Kappa, (Physical Education, defunct)

 

Link to CV (pdf)

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