Jamie McAllister Deitrick Faculty Page

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Jamie McAllister Deitrick

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Phone: 843-349-2880 Email: jdeitrick@coastal.edu Office Hours:


  • Doctor of Philosophy in Kinesiology – Michigan State University
  • Masters of Art in Psychology – American University
  • Bachelor of Art in English and Psychology – Virginia Commonwealth University
Courses Taught:
  • EXSS 340 Exercise and Sport Behavior
  • EXSS 401 Psychology of Sport-Related Injury
  • EXSS 399 Independent Study in Exercise and Sport Science
  • EXSS 499 Directed Undergraduate Research in Exercise and Sport Science
Research Interests:
  • Psychosocial aspects of sport-related concussions and injuries
  • Risk factors influencing recovery outcomes following sport-related concussion
  • Disparities in concussion impact, knowledge, and reporting
  • Recovery following sport-related concussion
  • Quality of life following sport-related concussion
  • Injury anxieties impact on sport participation
  • Social support following sport-related concussions
Link to PubMed