Jeff Earl Goodwin

Associate Professor, Kinesiology, Health Promotion and Recreation
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Physical Education Building 205-H

Dr. Jeff Goodwin received his Ph.D. from Texas Woman's University. He has served as a department chair at two institutions before accepting the department chair position at UNT. In 2008, he stepped down as department chair to teach in the undergraduate and graduate programs in kinesiology. He is a research fellow with the American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. His academic area of specialty is motor behavior and his research interests include practice scheduling and information feedback.


Testing specificity and guidance hypotheses by manipulating relative frequency of KR scheduling in motor skill acquisition

Goodwin, J. E., Eckerson, J. M., & Voll, C.A., Jr.

Perceptual and Motor Skills, 93, 819-824



Effect of fluid replacement on endurance performance

Bachle, J., Eckerson, J. M., Albertson, L., Petzel, D., Goodwin, J. E., & Ebersole, K.

Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 15(2), 217-224



Athletic training education programs: To rank or not to rank?

Voll, C. A., Jr., Goodwin, J. E., & Pitney, W. A.

Journal of Athletic Training, 34, 48-52



Effect of different quantities of variable practice on acquisition, retention, and transfer of a closed motor skill.

Goodwin, J. E., Grimes, C. R., Eckerson, J. M., & Gordon, P. M.

Perceptual and Motor Skills, 87, 147-151.



The Goodwin resolution/challenge: Rethinking our thinking while removing the blinders.

Goodwin, J. E.

Michigan Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Journal, 16-17.