Texas Tech University

Youngdeok Kim, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Health

Email: youngdeok.kim@ttu.edu

Phone: (806) 834-7206

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

Kinesiology and Sport Management, Rm 154 

Vitae
Current Research

Youngdeok Kim, Ph.D.

Education

 

  • 2014 — Ph.D., Kinesmetrics, Middle Tennessee State University
  • 2010 — M.S., Sport Informatics, Seoul National University, South Korea
  • 2007 — B.S., Kinesiology, Soonchunhyang University, South Korea

Current Courses Taught

  • HLTH 3301 Epidemiology
  • KIN 5316 Research Methods II

Research Interests

  • Behavioral Epidemiology of Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior
  • Data Processing of Accelerometry-based Physical Activity Monitoring Data
  • Applied Statistics and Appication of Latent Traits Models
  • Health Disparities Among People with Disabilities

Awards & Honors

  • 2015 – Reviewer of the Year, Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science (MPEES) Journal
  • 2015 – A Paffenbarger-Blair Funds for Epidemiological Research on Physical Activity, American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • 2015 – Early Career Investigator Research Grant, The Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) America 
  • 2014 — A National Doctoral Scholar Award, American Kinesiology Association (AKA)
  • 2013 — Graduate Student Writing Award, American Kinesiology Association (AKA)


ames

Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management

  • Address

    Box 43011, Texas Tech University, 2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409
  • Phone

    806.742.3371