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Maria Nida C. Roncesvalles, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Motor Behavior

Exercise & Sport Sciences, Rm 106
(806) 834-6922

Mailing Address:
Box 43011
Texas Tech University
Lubbock TX 79409-3011 USA


Current Courses Taught

1997 — Ph.D, Motor Development, University of Oregon

1993 — M.S., Motor Control/Development, University of Oregon

1990/1985/1983 — M.S./DPE, Physical Education/ Business Administration, University of the Philippines

ESS 3314 Lifespan Motor Development

ESS 5307 Motor Development (Graduate)


Research Interests

Awards & Honors

    • Acquisition of fundamental motor patterns of both typically developing children and those that may be at-risk of delay
  • 2002 — Lolas E. Halverson Young Investigator Award
  • National Association for Sport and Physical Education, Motor Development Academy
  • American Alliance for Health Physical Education Recreation and Dance