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TTU Kinesiology professor awarded prestigious fellowship in Turkey

Dr. Lochbaum’s work concerns the concept of flourishing as it relates to physical activity and sports experiences in young adults. Dr. Lochbaum’s collaborator and the supporting investigator is Dr. Zişan Kazak Çetinkalp at Ege University. Dr. Kazak Çetinkalp and Dr. Lochbaum have published numerous articles and two large-scale meta-analyses together over the last two years in the field of sports psychology.

Dr. Marc Lochbaum, a Professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Sport Management, has recently won a prestigious research fellowship in Turkey. The awarding body is The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK). TÜBİTAK is the “leading agency for management, funding, and conduct of research in Turkey. It was established in 1963 with a mission to advance science and technology, conduct research and support Turkish researchers.” For more information about TÜBİTAK, please click TÜBİTAK


Marc Lochbaum, Ph.D.

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