September 11, 2000
Citadel Announces New Department Head
Jeff E. Goodwin
Citadel Department of Health and Physical Education has a new department
head. Lt. Col. Jeff E. Goodwin comes to the military college from Eastern
Michigan University where he served as an associate professor as well
as interim department head.
A 1989 graduate
of Midwestern State University, Lt. Col. Goodwin also received his masters
degree from Midwestern State. In 1994 he earned a Ph.D. from Texas Womans
University in physical education; his specialization is motor learning.
He is a prolific writer and has been published in a number of journals
on topics pertaining to physical education. Lt. Col. Goodwin was awarded
Midwestern State Universitys Outstanding Alumnus from the West College
of Education in July, and he is currently a member of the American Association
of Colleges for Teacher Education and the American Alliance for Health,
Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.
replaces Col. Gary L. Wilson who served as the department head for the
last six years. Col. Wilson is presently on sabbatical and will return
to teaching in the 2001 spring semester.