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Faculty | ‪Assistant Professor | Director of the Exercise and Sport Science Program

Melissa James

Contact Information

[email protected]
Office: 718-489-2080


B.A., Bluffton College
M.S.Ed., The University of Akron
M.Ed., Xavier University
Ed.D., Northcentral University

Dr. James completed her Ed.D. in Sports and Athletic Management from Northcentral University before joining the faculty of St. Francis College. Her background is in physical education, coaching, and athletic ticket sales. Dr. James’ academic and teaching interests include physical education pedagogy, social issues in sports, sports psychology, and stress management.

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