Dr. Jeremy Elliott

Department Chair & Associate Professor, Kinesiology


301 Sparkman Drive
Wilson Hall
Room 329G
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

  • Ann E. Jewett Distinguished Graduate Assistantship, The University of Georgia, Department of Kinesiology
  • Presidential Scholar, The University of Georgia
  • Dean's List, The University of Georgia


  • Society for Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE)
  • National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE)
  • Alabama Society for the Advancement of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (ASAHPERD)
  • Georgia Association for Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (GAPERD/Georgia SHAPE)

Recent Publications

  • LaPlaca, D.A. & Elliott, J.M. (under review). Top-Ranked National Football League Head Strength and Conditioning Coaches in Regards to Injury Prevention. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research

  • LaPlaca, D. A. & Elliott, J.M. (under review). The Value of an Expert Strength and Conditioning Coach in the National Football League. Journal of International Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Dance, and Sport.

  • Craw, M., Elliott, J., & Woodruffe, J. (under review). Business impacts of CrossFit affiliates and the 60+ age group. Journal of International Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Dance, and Sport.

  • Elliott, J.M., Conners, R.T., Whitehead, P.N., Craw, M. (in press). Learning to adapt: Understanding micropolitics and adaptability for transitioning coaches. Strategies

  • 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.

  • 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, 1-25.

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

  • White, J.S., Schempp, P.G., McCullick, B.A., Berger, B.S., & Elliott, J.M.(February 2017) Mentoring in sport from the protégé’s perspective. International Journal of Evidence Based Coaching and Mentoring 15(1): 152-168