University of Minnesota

Tucker Center Affiliated Scholars

Tucker Center Affiliated Scholars are people with substantive interests in the research and programmatic interests of the Tucker Center. Affiliated Scholars are by invitation and may be:

  • Faculty at the University of Minnesota and other institutions who wish to participate selectively and collaboratively in TC research and activities
  • Individuals external to the University of Minnesota who participate in TC-related research and activities

Benefits & Expectations

Affiliated Scholars will receive notification of TC events and are welcome to attend. Affiliated Scholars may be expected to participate in, or attend some TC activities, contribute to the biannual newsletter, as well as respond to requests for information.

The Process

For more information about becoming an Affiliated Scholar, individuals should contact:

Dr. Nicole LaVoi, co-director
Tucker Center for Research on Girls & Women in Sport
1900 University Ave SE - Cooke 203,
Minneapolis, MN 55413

Current Affiliated Scholars

University of Minnesota Affiliated Scholars

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Rayla Allison, JD
Senior Lecturer
Sport Management
Daheia Barr-Anderson, PhD, MSPH
Assistant professor
Jo Buysse, PhD
Senior Lecturer
Kinesiology &
Sport Management
Austin Stair Calhoun, PhD
Chief of Staff
Medical Education
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Doug Hartmann, PhD
Associate professor
Lisa Kihl, PhD
Associate professor
Beth Lewis, PhD
Associate professor
Toben Nelson, PhD
Associate professor
Epidemiology & Community Health
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Steve Stovitz, MD, FACSM
Associate Professor
Family Medicine and Community Health
Chelsey Thul, PhD
Diane Wiese-Bjornstal, PhD


External Affiliated Scholars

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Laura Burton, PhD
University of Connecticut
Cheryl Cooky, PhD
Purdue University
Elizabeth Daniels, PhD
University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
Janet Fink, PhD
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Kent Kaiser, PhD
Northwestern College
Cindra Kamphoff, PhD
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Sarah Leberman, PhD
Massey University, New Zealand
Vicki Schull, PhD
Minnesota State University, Mankato
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Sally Shaw, PhD
University of Otago, New Zealand