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Health and Human Physiological Sciences

Jeffrey O. Segrave

David H. Porter Professor, Health and Human Physiological Sciences Department

JeffreyPhone:  518-580-5388
Fax:   518-580-8356
Email:   jsegrave@skidmore.edu
Location: Palamountain Hall 4th Floor


  • Ph.D. Arizona State University, 1981
  • M.S. Washington State University, 1972
  • B.Ed. University of Exeter, 1971

Area of Specialization:

  • Sport Studies

Classes Taught:

  • HP 119 Sport and Social Issues
  • First Year Seminar - Sport, Self, and Society

Current Research Interests:

Jeff Segrave’s main area of scholarly interest lies in the socio-cultural analysis of sport; hence, he embraces an interdisciplinary approach that seeks to study sport at the intersections of history, sociology, and literature. His current areas of scholarly interest are the Olympics Games, sport in cartoons, and tennis in American literature.