Faculty Profile for Dr. Karen S Meaney

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Dr. Karen S Meaney
Chair - Professor — Dept of Health & Human Performance
JOW A116
phone: (512) 245-2561

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Knudson, D. V., & Meaney, K. S. (2018). Promoting Active Learning Instruction and Research (PALIR) in Kinesiology Departments. Kinesiology Review, 7, 328–331. https://doi.org/10.1123/kr.2018-0047
  • Meaney, K. S., Zimmermann, J. A. M., Martinez, G., Lu, Y., & McDonald, J. (2017). Champions for Health in the Community: Critical Service-Learning, Transformative Education, and Community Empowerment. In D. Liston & R. Rahini (Eds.), Promoting Social Justice through the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. Indiana University Press.
  • Meaney, K., Liu, T., & Duke, L. (2016). Creating entrepreneurial and innovative fundraising opportunities through service-learning. Kinesiology Review, 5.
  • Patek, K. T., Lloyd, L. K., Schmidt, E. A., Meaney, K. S., & Vaughan, P. W. (2016). Predicting Objectively-Measured Exercise Participation from Motivation and Basic Needs Satisfaction: Does a Mediational Model Exist? Journal of Applied Biobehavioral Research. https://doi.org/10.1111/jabr.12040
  • An, J., & Meaney, K. S. (2015). Inclusion Practices in Physical Education: A Social Cognitive Perspective. International Journal of Disability, Development, and Education, 62, 143–157.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Nominee: Dean's Nominee for Presidential Excellence in Teaching. September 1, 2014 - August 1, 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi National College Honor Society Favorite Professor. September 1, 2014 - May 1, 2015
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Creating and Teaching an Outline Course, $600. 2014
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Guidance for Online Course Development (GOLD) Program. 2014
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Multicultural Curriculum Transformation and Research Institute. 2014

Selected Grants

  • Griffin, Luther Kent, Meaney, Karen S, Kipp, Lindsay Erin. Cycling4 Fitness and 4Life, United Way of Hay's County, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $5400.00. (Submitted: June 2016, Funded: January 2018 - December 2018). Grant.
  • Griffin, Luther K (Principal), Kipp, Lindsay E (Co-Principal), Meaney, Karen S (Co-Principal). Fun & Fit 4 Life, United Way of Hay's County, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $5900.00. (Submitted: June 2017, Funded: January 2018 - December 2018). Grant.
  • Kipp, Lindsay Erin, Griffin, Luther Kent, Meaney, Karen S. Implementation and evaluation of the Texas State University Fun and Fit for Life Program, City of San Marcos Youth Master Plan Grant Program, Municipal, $3000. (Submitted: February 2017, Funded: May 2017 - April 2018). Grant.
  • Griffin, Luther Kent, Meaney, Karen S, Kipp, Lindsay Erin. Cycling4 Fitness and 4Life, United Way of Hay's County, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $5000.00. (Submitted: June 2016, Funded: January 2017 - December 2017). Grant.
  • Meaney, Karen S, Griffin, Luther Kent, Kipp, Lindsay Erin. Implementation and evaluation of the Fun and Fit for Life Program, City of San Marcos Youth Master Plan Grant Program, Municipal, $5000. (Funded: May 2016 - April 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Dean Search Committee, College of Education
August 2017-Present
Member
American Kinesiology Association
January 2017-Present
Member
Service-Learning Advisory Council
January 2016-Present
Member
College of Education, Tenure and Promotion Review
November 1, 2015-Present
Reviewer / Referee
American Kinesiology Association
January 1, 2014-Present