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Faculty | Associate Professor

Gerard Shaw

Contact Information

[email protected]
Office: 718-489-5328
Room 5310


Physiology of Exercise; Psychology of Sport; Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE): Preparation of Pre-Service PE Teachers; Fencing


B.A., Binghamton University
M.A., Columbia University, Teachers College
Ed.D., Columbia University, Teachers College
Licensed Psychoanalyst, National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis
Maitre d'Armes (Fencing Master), Institut National des Sports, Paris, France

Professor Shaw's background is in athletics and physical education. He earned both an Ed.D. in Sport Psychology and a master's degree in Exercise Physiology from Columbia University, Teacher's College. He is a fencing master, a degree he earned from the Institut National des Sports of France, and that he puts to use coaching the College's Women's Fencing Team. Professor Shaw teaches a variety of courses at St. Francis College including; Kinesiology, Introduction to Sport Management, Organization and Administration of Physical, Psychology of Sport and Physical for Students with Special Needs. He is also a licensed psychoanalyst.

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