Faculty Profile

Dr. Catherine Traister

ctraiste@lhup.edu | 106 Zimmerli, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2099

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D.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction/ emphasis Supervision from Penn State University

M.S. Health Education from Penn State University

B.S. Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance from Lock Haven University 1980

Courses Most Commonly Taught: Physical Education Methods, Elementary Physical Education Methods, Advanced Techniques of Volleyball, Supervision of Student Teachers, Advanced Techniques of Volleyball

Courses Developed: Physical Education Methods, Elementary Physical Education Methods, 

Programs Developed: The Health and Physical Education teacher certification major; currently updating the Coaching Track, Coaching Minor, HPE in the Correctional Setting Track and Aquatics Track, Health and Physical Education in the Elementary School

Research Areas: Physical Education Assessment and Pedagogy

Professional Presentations: Local, State and National Events

Areas of Expertise: Physical Education pedagogy; highly skilled in the following sports areas: Tennis, Golf, Volleyball, Gymnastics, Badminton, Aerobics & Fitness