Colin Webster

Colleges, School and Institutes

Research interests

Physical education, youth physical activity promotion, teacher education


Dr. Webster moved to Dubai from the University of South Carolina, where he was a Professor in the Department of Physical Education and held appointments as Associate Dean for Research, Department Chairperson, and PhD Program Coordinator. He is an internationally recognized scholar in the fields of physical education and public health with a research emphasis on comprehensive school physical activity programs.


PhD in Physical Education and Sport Studies

Education/Academic qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Georgia

    A Comparison of Expert and Novice Golf Instructors from a Communication Perspective

    15 Aug 2003 - 6 Aug 2006

Willingness to take PhD students


PhD projects

Promotion of physical activity for children and adolescents through school environments; promotion of social and emotional learning for children and adolescents through physical activity experiences