Duke Biber joined the Department of Sport Management, Wellness, and Physical education at the University of West Georgia in 2018. Dr. Biber has his Doctoral degree in exercise psychology from Georgia State University and Master’s degree in sport psychology from Georgia Southern University. He has experience teaching sport and exercise psychology, mental and emotional wellness, health behavior change, weight training, and a variety of fitness courses. His research interests include exercise adherence with a focus on identity development as well as self-compassion, mindfulness, and spirituality. In addition to teaching and research, Duke has served as the Coordinated Approach to Child Health (CATCH) trainer in central Virginia and sport psychology consultant for athletes at Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia Southern University, and Georgia State University.
Education / Degrees
- B.A., Psychology, Indiana University, 2011
- M.S., Sport Psychology, Georgia Southern University, 2013
- Ph.D., Exercise Psychology, Georgia State University, 2018