Faculty Profile for Dr. Darcy Downey

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Dr. Darcy Downey
Clinical Assistant Professor — Dept of Health & Human Performance
JOW A135
phone: (512) 245-2980

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Athletic trainer for 25 years in the high school, college/university and clinical settings. Have taught at the college/university level for 15 years.

Research Interests

Athletic training education
Health risk taking behaviors
Psychosocial issues in athletics

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Zuniga, K. E., Downey, D. L., McClusky, R., & Rivers, C. (2017). Need for and Interest in a Sports Nutrition Mobile Device Application Amnog Division I College Athletes. International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 27(1), 43–49.
  • Zuniga, K. E., Downey, D. L., McClusky, R., & Rivers, C. (n.d.). Need and Interest in a Sports Nutrition Mobile Device Application Among Division I College Athletes. International Journal of Sports Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 27, 43–49. https://doi.org/10.1123/ijsnem.2015-0305

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
District 6 (SWATA)
April 2015-Present
Member
Faculty Evaluation Committee
September 2013-Present
Chair
District 6 (SWATA)
September 2013-May 2017