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Karl Erickson

 Assistant Professor
  Department of Kinesiology
 Ph.D., Queen’s University
 204 IM Circle
 517-353-9163
Karl's research focuses on athlete development and coaching in youth sport, and understanding youth sport as a context for personal development. He is interested in the integration of performance, health, and psychosocial outcomes and how interpersonal processes associated with participation in sport influence these developmental outcomes. His work examines the influence of coach-athlete interactions, the learning and development of sport coaches, and the influence of different contexts in which youth sport takes place.