Directory » FRANCIS THOMAS
153 PEAP
845-7430
Department
HEALTH & KINESIOLOGY
Physical Education Activity Program
Afilliations
Kinesiology
Education
M.S., Physical Education, Texas A&M University (1980)
B.S., Physical Education, Arkansas Tech University (1979)
B.S., Public Administration and Business Administration, College of the Ozarks (1977)
FRANCIS THOMAS
Instructional Professor & Chair, PEAP
BIOGRAPHY
  • Chair, Physical Education Activity Program, Texas A&M University (1997 to present)
  • Interim Chair, Physical Education Activity Program, Texas A&M University (1997)
  • Associate Chair, Physical Education Activity Program, Texas A&M University (1994 to 1997)
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Health and Physical Education, Texas A&M University (1980 to 1990)
COURSES TAUGHT
KINE120. SCI BASIC HLTH & FITNESS
2018C
KINE198. HEALTH & FITNESS ACTIVITY
2017C,2017A,2016C,2016A,2015C
KINE199. REQUIRED PHYSICAL ACTI
2020C,2020A,2019C,2019A,2018C
KINE285.
2005B
KINE485. Directed Studies
2008A,2007A
KINE684. PROF INTERNSHIP
2020C,2019C


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Journal Articles
Grant, M.L., Thomas, F, and Gibbons, E.S. (2000). Maximizing the Potential of Your Faculty. Strategies: A Journal for the Physical and Sport Educator, 14:29-33.


AWARDS
Association of Former Students Admin of the year (2018)
USIAC Archery Coach of the year (2003)
US Intercolleigate Championships 6 team titles
LEADERSHIP POSITIONS
Archery World Championships. Team Leader. (2007)
Chair. TAHPERD. (2014)
Coach. Pan American Games. (2007)
Head Coach. Olympic Team. (2004)