Nate McCaughtry

Assistant dean and professor Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies
Phone: (313) 577-0014


Nate McCaughtry is an assistant dean and professor in the College of Education. In 2010, he founded the Center for School Health to promote his team's research on healthy transformations in K-12 schools.

He earned a Bachelor's of Science degree in Physical Education and Coaching from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse, his Master's of Science in Adapted Physical Education also from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse, and his Ph.D. in Kinesiology with minors in history, sociology, philosophy and educational research from the University of Alabama. 

In 2015, he was elected as an Active Fellow in the National Academy of Kinesiology, the highest professional recognition one can achieve in the field.

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