Faculty & Staff Profile

Karen Clevenger

Karen Clevenger, Ed. D.

Instructor

Phone: 678-839-5106 | Fax: 678-839-6195

Email:  kcleveng@westga.edu

Office: Coliseum 2040

Biography

A native of Georgia, Dr. Clevenger has pursued a career in Health, Physical Education, and Dance at all levels of learning and performance. She has been fortunate to teach at six universities (creator/director of three dance companies), several middle schools, and has served as choreographer for numerous theatre and special events. Dr. Clevenger has returned to the University of West Georgia as an Instructor with the hope of forging an international partnership in the research field of choreographed movement and memorization skills of the aged.


Education/Degrees

  • B.S., Physical Education and Health, West Georgia College,
  • M.Ed., Physical Education, Georgia State University,
  • Ed.D., Higher Education Teacher Preparation, Oklahoma State University,

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • PHED-2628 (First Aid & CPR for Ed majors)    
    • PHED-4502 (School Health Education)    
    • PWLA-1600 (Personal Wellness)    
    • PWLA-1601 (Aerobics: Dance)    
    • PWLA-1602 (Aerobics: Step)    
    • PWLA-1629 (Cardio Kickboxing)    
    • PWLA-1643 (First Aid and CPR)    
    • PWLA-1678 (Strength and Conditioning)    
    • PWLA-1697 (Walk/Jog)    
    • PWLA-2611 (UWG Dance-Jazz/Tap)    
    • SEED-4243L (Inst Strat for Sec Soc St Lab)    
    • SEED-4271L (Inst., Assess, Mgmt in SE Lab)    
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship)    
  • Spring 2016 Sections
    • PWLA-1600 (Personal Wellness) Section: E01
    • PWLA-1601 (Aerobics: Dance) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1629 (Cardio Kickboxing) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1678 (Strength and Conditioning) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1697 (Walk/Jog) Section: 01
    • PWLA-2611 (Archery) Section: 04
    • PHED-2628 (First Aid & CPR for Ed majors) Section: N02
  • Fall 2015 Sections
    • PWLA-1600 (Personal Wellness) Section: E09
    • PWLA-1601 (Aerobics: Dance) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1602 (Aerobics: Step) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1643 (First Aid and CPR) Section: N01
    • SEED-4243L (Inst Strat for Sec Soc St Lab) Section: 02
    • SEED-4271L (Inst., Assess, Mgmt in SE Lab) Section: 01
    • PHED-4502 (School Health Education) Section: 01
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship) Section: 02
  • Summer 2015 Sections
    • PWLA-1600 (Personal Wellness) Section: E03
    • PWLA-2611 (Walk-Jog-Bike) Section: 02
  • Spring 2015 Sections
    • PWLA-1600 (Personal Wellness) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1602 (Aerobics: Step) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1629 (Cardio Kickboxing) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1643 (First Aid and CPR) Section: N02
    • PWLA-1678 (Strength and Conditioning) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1697 (Walk/Jog) Section: 01
    • PWLA-2611 (UWG Dance-Jazz/Tap) Section: 03

Selected Publications

  • "Folk, Square and Social Dance": Physical Education Activities Handbook. 2nd ed. Betty Edgley and George Oberle. Winston Salem, North Carolina. Hunter Publishing Company. 1995.