Dr. Jeremy Elliott

Associate Dean & Associate Professor, College of Education


301 Sparkman Drive
Wilson Hall
Room 148
Huntsville, AL 35899
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Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D., Kinesiology (Sport Pedagogy), The University of Georgia, 2015
  • M.S., Ed. (Athletic Administration), Marshall University, 2003
  • B.S., Ed. (Health and Physical Education),The University of Georgia, 2001

Honors & Awards

  • Department Head Certification, National Association of Kinesiology in Higher Education (2024)
  • Leadership Mentor Recipient, National Association of Kinesiology in Higher Education (2020)
  • Distinguished Speaker Series Award, The University of Alabama in Huntsville (2018)
  • Ann E. Jewett Distinguished Graduate Assistantship, The University of Georgia, Department of Kinesiology (2012, 2014)
  • Presidential Scholar, The University of Georgia (2001)


  • Alabama Society for the Advancement of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance (ASAHPERD)
  • International Association for Physical Education in Higher Education (AIESEP)
  • International Council for Coaching Excellence (ICCE)
  • National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education (NAKHE)
  • Society for Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE)
  • United States Council for Coaching Excellence (USCCE)

Research Funding

  • UA System Collaborative Research Program, University System of Alabama, Role: Co-Investigator, $2,500
  • Mentoring in Volleyball Coaching, American Volleyball Coaches Association, Role: Co-investigator, $2,500

Recent Publications

  • LaPlaca, D. A. & Elliott, J.M. (2021). The value of an expert strength and conditioning coach in the National Football League. International Journal of Strength and Conditioning 1(1).

  • Elliott, J.M., Conners, R.T., Whitehead, P.N., Craw, M. (2021). Learning to adapt: Understanding micropolitics and adaptability for transitioning coaches. Strategies, 34(6), 34-40.

  • Craw, M., Elliott, J., & Woodruffe, J. (2021). Business impacts of CrossFit affiliates and the 60+ age group. Journal of Sport Research, 8(1), 35-48.

  • Conners, R., Elliott, J., Kyle, D., Solomon, S., & Whitehead, P. (2020). Physiological responses of youth players during a wheelchair basketball game. European Journal of Adapted Physical Activity, 13(2).

  • Ramos, N., Elliott, J.M., & dos Santos Carvalho, A. (2019). Seeing is believing: 7 tips for increasing teacher credibility. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, 90(9), 24-31.

  • Elliott, J. M., & McCullick, B. A. (2018). Exceptional adaptability in collegiate coaching. Sports Coaching Review, 8(3), 1-25.

  • Elliott, J.M. (March 2017). Navigating successful transitions as an athlete. Athlete Development Research Digest. 2(9): 14-15.