Dr. Wenhao Liu

Associate Professor

128C Field House

Physical Education Department

Slippery Rock University

1 Morrow Way

Slippery Rock, PA 16057

The United States





724.738.2921 (fax)




·         2002: Ph. D. in sports pedagogy, University of Georgia

·         1997: M. A. in motor behavior, University of Northen Iowa

·         1988: M. Ed. in sports pedagogy, Wuhan Institute of Physical Education, China

·         1979: graduated in physical education, Wuhan Institute of Physical Education, China



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Dr. Wenhao Liu has joined SRU since Fall 2004 semester. Before joining SRU, Dr. Liu spent two years teaching PETE courses at The Sage Colleges in New York State, 14 years teaching PETE courses in Wuhan Institute of Physical Education, China, and one year in Sweden as a visiting researcher conducting research on sports behavior. The following list highlights Dr. Liu’s work.

·         Has published more than 50 peer-reviewed research papers

·         Has published one book/monograph and two chapters

·         Has published 35 research abstracts in RQES or MSSE

·         Has made 60+ presentations at national or international conferences of professional society

·         Has been inducted as Fellow in AAHPERD Research Consortium since 2007

·         Has worked as a reviewer or Assistant/Associate Editor for nine research journals, including

§  Associate Editor in the Epidemiology section for the Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport

§  Assistant Editor for ICHPER·SD Journal of Research

§  Assistant Editor for the Journal of ICHPER·SD