A head shot of Susan Sotir, faculty member in the Department of Exercise Science and Sport Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Springfield College, Springfield, Mass., 2013
  • Master of Science, Boston University, Boston, Mass., 1993
  • Bachelor of Arts, Tufts University, Medford, Mass., 1990

Courses Taught

  • Research Methods for Health Care Professionals
  • Foundations and Methods of Research
  • Educational and Psychological Statistics I

Certifications and Memberships

  • National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
  • USA Triathlon's Level I
  • American Swimming Coaches Association Level II
  • Association for Applied Sport Psychology Member
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association Member
  • USA Triathlon Member
  • American Swimming Coaches Association Member

Selected Works


  • Information Processing: Observation, Analysis, & Feedback ,University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.
  • Evolve Fitness Symposium Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Fla.
  • Anxiety, Arousal, Physiological Variables and Coping Education Association for Applied Sport Psychology Conference, New Orleans, La.
  • Team Building for Sport Education Units MAHPERD Convention, Worcester, Mass.
  • Factors Limiting Performance NSCA Regional Conference, Biddeford, Maine
  • Better Feedback, Better Performance NSCA Regional Conference, Fitchburg, Mass.