Associate Professor, Associate Dean (Academic)
PhD - Kinesiology
MA - Interdisciplinary
Research and teaching
Psychosocial Aspects of Health & Sport
- Sport Psychology
Dr. David Paskevich, PhD, is the associate dean (academic) and a sport psychologist who examines mental skills, mental toughness, psychological hardiness, coping effectiveness and group cohesions, and their relationship to performance and performance outcomes in high performance coaches and athletes.
Paskevich works with professional and high performance athletes in hockey, football, water skiing, freestyle skiing, squash, soccer, lacrosse, golf, rodeo and volleyball. He's worked with athletes in Olympics at Salt Lake 2002; Torino 2006; Beijing 2008; Vancouver 2010; Sochi 2014; and PyeongChang 2018.
University of Calgary UToday article: When healthy eating becoming unhealthy.