The Health and Physical Education faculty at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia are seeking to recruit at least one new doctoral student in Health & Sport Pedagogy starting Fall 2020. Students can work directly with Dr. Xihe Zhu and/or Dr. Justin A. Haegele, with research interests focusing in physical education or adapted physical education. Incoming students would join a research team currently composed of Drs. Zhu and Haegele, as well as two current doctoral students.

Doctoral students are fully funded, including tuition waiver and stipend. For more information on the program, or to express interest, please contact either Dr. Xihe Zhu ( or Dr. Justin A. Haegele (