Associate Professor, Chair

Biography

Dr. Brian Mosier taught physical education for four years (2001-2005) at public schools in Tallahassee, FL, while earning a master degree in Sport Management. Brian then was an instructor at the Florida State University (2005-2010) while completing his doctoral degree in physical education, and is currently in his eigth year at the University of West Georgia and is the Department Chair of Sport Management, Wellness, & Physical Education. His research interests focus on the promotion of physical activity in schools, effective teaching and supervision, and online learning in physical education. Brian contributes to the profession by publishing and presenting at the national, state, and local levels. Dr. Mosier is currently a Master Trainer for the Presidential Youth Fitness Program, Technology Tips Editor for the Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, and a member of the Georgia Department of Education Physical Activity/Physical Education Committee.

Education / Degrees

  • B.S., Physical Education, Florida State University, 1998
  • M.S., Physical Education: Sports Management, Florida State University, 2000
  • Ph.D., Physical Education: Curriculum and Instruction, Florida State University, 2010
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • PHED-3503 (Skills/Stra-Net and Wall Games) Section: 01

    Fall 2017 Sections

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • PHED-2602 (Intr to Teachng Hlth & Phys Ed) Section: 01

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • PHED-2602 (Intr to Teachng Hlth & Phys Ed) Section: 01

    Fall 2016 Sections

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • PHED-2602 (Intr to Teachng Hlth & Phys Ed) Section: 01

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • PWLA-1618 (Basketball) Section: 01
    • PHED-3710 (Assessing Performance in HPE) Section: 01

    Summer 2015 Sections

    • PHED-3401 (Integrating Technology in HPE) Section: N01

    Spring 2015 Sections

    • PHED-2602 (Intr to Teachng Hlth & Phys Ed) Section: 01
    • PHED-3671 (Phys Education in Elem Schools) Section: 01
    • PHED-3720 (Adapted Phys Ed Field Experien) Section: 01
    • PHED-4689 (Teaching Internship Seminar) Section: 01D
  • Publication List

    Heidorn, B. & Mosier, B. (January, 2017). Integrating CSPAP into PETE Programs: Sharing Insights and Identifying Strategies – Part 1. The Journal of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, 88(1), 50-56.

    Mosier, B., Heidorn, B, & Johnson, C. (November, 2015). Conducting a Hiring Simulation for Teacher Education Candidates. Strategies: A Journal for Sport and Physical Educators, 28(6), 39-41.

    Mosier, B. (2014). Infusing physical activity monitoring devices into physical education teacher education programs. The Journal of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, 85(3), 46-49.

    Mosier, B. (2012). FITNESSGRAM administration: Tips for educators. Strategies: A Journal for Sport and Physical Educators, 25(8), 6-7.

    Mosier, B. & Lynn, S. (2012). An initial exploration of a virtual personal fitness course. The Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration, 15 (3), [View Publication]

    Mosier, B. (2012). Viewpoint: Virtual physical education: A call for action. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, 83(3), 6-7,10.

    Butts, F., Heidorn, B., & Mosier, B. (2013). Comparing student engagement in online and face- to-face instruction in health and physical education teacher preparation. Journal of Education and Learning, 2(2).