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NANCY GETCHELL

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Development of neuromotor coordination and control in children with autism, learning disabilities, and developmental coordination disorder
  • The relationship among motor proficiency, physical activity, and health related fitness in pre-school aged children.

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1996 (Kinesiology:  Motor Development)
  • M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1989 (Kinesiology:  Motor Development)
  • B.S., The Pennsylvania State University, 1985 (Exercise and Sport Sciences, with high distinction)

COURSES

  • KAAP 301: Motor Development
  • KAAP 400: Research Methods (Honors/non-Honors)
  • KAAP 428: Motor Control and Learning
  • KAAP 463: Practicum in Exercise Science
  • KAAP 484: Women in Sports
  • KAAP 485: Research in Exercise Science
  • KAAP 657: Seminar in Motor Behavior
  • KAAP 607: Motor Learning and Control

HONORS & AWARDS

  • 2012 Excellence in Teaching Award, College of Health Sciences.
  • 2009 Fellow, Research Consortium, AAHPERD.
  • Lolas E. Halverson Memorial Young Investigator Award, National Association for Sport and Physical Education.
Nancy Getchell

Nancy Getchell

Professor

Kinesiology & Applied Physiology
157 Human Performances Lab
302-831-6682
getchell@udel.edu

 KINESIOLOGY & APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY

CONTACT

STAR Health Sciences Complex

540 S College Ave, Newark DE 19713

P: (302) 831-1060
chs-info@udel.edu