Chris Ayres

 

Associate Professor

Department Chair

Chair/Campus Institutional Review Board

Chair/Tennessee Governor's Council on
Physical Fitness and Health

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Phone: Office: 423-439-5259
FAX: 423-439-5383
Email:
Office Location: 305E MSHA Athletic Center
Mailing: Box 70654
              Johnson City, TN 37614-0654
Personal Webpage: http://faculty.etsu.edu/ayresc


EDUCATION:

Master's of Education: Central Missouri State University, 1973
Major: Physical Education/Higher Education

Bachelor of Science: Central Missouri State University, 1972
Major: Physical Education


COURSES TAUGHT:

PEXS3032 Psychomotor Deveiopment in Children
PEXS3510 Foundations and History of Sport and Physical Education
PEXS3095 Teaching Sport Skills
PEXS4001 Teaching Sport Skills II
PEXS5040 Motor Control and Learning


RESEARCH FOCUS:

Coordinated School Health


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:

Kinser, AM, Ramsey, MW, O Bryant, HS, Ayres, CA, Sands, WA, & Stone, MH.. Vibration and

stretching effects on flexibility and explosive strength in gymnasts. Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 2007

Stone, M. H., Ramsey, M. W., Kinser, A. M., O Bryant, H. S., Ayres, C., & Sands. W. A. Stretching: Acute and Chronic The potential consequences. Strength and Conditioning J. 66 74, 2006

Kinser, A., Ramsey, M. W., Ayres, C. ,Wolf, T., Calloway, J., Whittington, J., & Stone, M. H. (2006). Preliminary report: The effects of simultaneous stretch and vibration on flexibility and a measure of explosive strength (vertical jumps). The Elite Gymnast Journal 29(10), 37-43.

Ayres, C. (2004). Marbles. In Joyce Duncan (Ed.), Sport In American Culture: From Ali to X-Games. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO

PERSONAL INTERESTS:

Mountain Biking, motorcycle road trips, & snorkeling