James Madison University

PHOTO: Tom Moran

Dr. Thomas E. Moran

  • Office: Godwin 321
  • Phone: 540-568-4877
  • Email: morante@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    261 Bluestone Drive MSC 2302
    Department of Kinesiology
    Harrisonburg, VA  22807


  • Ph.D. University of Virginia
  • M.S.Ed. SUNY at Cortland, New York
  • B.S.Ed. SUNY at Cortland, New York

Undergraduate Teaching Area:

  • Adapted Physical Education
  • Motor Development/Motor Learning
  • Physical Activity Behaviors

Graduate Teaching Area:

  • Special Populations
  • Special Topics in Adapted Physical Education

Research Interest:

  • Impact of Disability Labeling on Physical Educators
  • Community Based Programming for Individuals with Disabilities
  • Motor Skill Assessment Training
  • Inclusion Pedagogy


  • Traveling
  • Sports
  • Being Outdoors
  • Attending Live Sporting Events

Welcome from Kinesiology

PHOTO: Chris Womack

Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology! Kinesiology involves the study of human movement and our faculty and students do so from a physiological, biomechanical, and psychosocial perspective. More >

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