College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Health, Exercise and Sports Sciences
Dr. Lumpkin is a nationally recognized researcher in the areas of physical education and female collegiate sports. Lumpkin's research focuses on the areas of sport ethics, teaching effectiveness, leadership, intercollegiate athletics, sport management and sport history. She was inducted into the National Association for Sports and Physical Education's Hall of Fame for Sport in 2011. She has been the Dean, School of Education at the University of Kansas and the Head Women's Basketball Coach at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.