Faculty Profile for Dr. Michelle Hamilton

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Dr. Michelle Hamilton
Professor — Dept of Health & Human Performance
Program Faculty — Dept of Health & Human Performance
Program Director, Faculty — Center for P-16 Initiatives
Program Faculty — Center for P-16 Initiatives
JOW A156
phone: (512) 245-2561

Biography Section

Research Interests

Early Childhood motor skills, correlates of motor behavior; Education success

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Hamilton, M., Liu, T., & Elghary, S. (2017). The Relationship Between Body Weight and Motor Skill Competence in Hispanic Low SES Preschool Children. Early Childhood Education Journal, 45(4), 529–535. https://doi.org/Doi:10:1007s10643-016-0785-y
  • Liu, T., Hoffmann, C., & Hamilton, M. (2017). Motor skill performance by children in Head Start and typically developing children on PDMS-2. Early Childhood Education Journal, 45, 53. https://doi.org/doi:10.1007/s10643-015-0755-9
  • Liu, T., Fedak, A. T., & Hamilton, M. (2016). The effects of physical activity on stereotypic behaviors of children with autism spectrum disorder. International Journal of School Health, 3.
  • Liu, T., Hamilton, M. L., & Smith, S. (2015). Motor Proficiency of Head Start and Typically Developing Children on MABC-2. Journal of Childhood and Adolescent Behavior, 3, 198-. Retrieved from doi:10.4172/2375-4494.1000198
  • Liu, T., & Hamilton, M. (2014). Gross motor performance by children with autism spectrum disorder and typically developing children on TGMD-2. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 36(2014, June).

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Distinction Award for Excellence in Service, College of Education. January 1, 2017 - September 1, 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College Acheivement Award for Service, College of Education. January 1, 2016 - September 1, 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: San Marcos Women's Hall of Fame, City of San Marcos. September 1, 2015 - December 1, 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Runner Up for the Presidential Excellence in Service Award, College of Education. January 1, 2012
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Excellence in Diversity Award, College of Education. January 1, 2011

Selected Grants

  • Hamilton, Michelle (Principal), Castaneda, E (Principal), Nava, M (Principal). TX State 60X20, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, State, $200000. (Submitted: September 1, 2015, Funded: September 15, 2015 - August 31, 2017). Grant.
  • Hamilton, Michelle (Principal), Dawson, S. (Co-Principal). Local P-16, College and Career Readiness Marketing Grant, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, State, $50000. (Submitted: 2013). Grant.
  • Dawson, S. (Co-Principal), Hamilton, Michelle (Co-Principal). Regional P-16, College and Career Readiness Marketing Addendum Grant, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, State, $50000. (Submitted: 2013). Grant.
  • Dawson, S. (Co-Principal), Hamilton, Michelle (Co-Principal). Regional P-16. College and Career Readiness Marketing grant, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, State, $236000. (Submitted: 2012). Grant.
  • Pope, Michelle (Principal). Grant to assist in college access, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, State, $300000. (Submitted: 2011, Funded: January 1, 2011 - December 31, 2013). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
University General Education Council
September 1, 2017-Present
Reviewer / Referee
European Journal of Pediatrics
August 6, 2017-Present
Member
E3 Alliance Early Childhood Results Count Committee
August 2, 2017-Present
Reviewer / Referee
Journal of Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy
April 1, 2017-Present
Member
Missy Frasier Mentor Committee
March 20, 2017-Present