Chair of the Department of Coaching and Teaching Studies
Room 276A Coliseum
Tuesdays & Thursdays 8:30-10:00 AM
or by appointment
Dr. Wayda is an associate professor and the Chair for the Department of Coaching and Teaching Studies. Prior to assuming responsibilities at West Virginia University she taught at the University of Central Arkansas, Ball State University and the University of Virginia. She received her BSE from SUNY Cortland in Physical Education Teacher Education, and a MS and Ed.D. from West Virginia University in Sport Studies. She is a life-time member of AAHPERD and ICHPER-SD and has been a member of NAKPEHE since 2000; Dr. Wayda has served in various leadership roles within Midwest District AHPERD and NASPE. She has several peer-reviewed publications and has made numerous presentations at the local, state, national and international levels. Her current research focus in on professional dispositions.