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Tony Terrell, Ph.D.

Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences
Office: BHS 358
Mail Code: 3034
Phone: 702-895-1130
Fax: 702-895-1500


Dr. Tony Terrell is a three-time graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (BS ’02, MS ’07, PhD ’12) with more than ten years of student services experience. The southern California native mentored countless UNLV students, helped develop the Division of Health Sciences’ First Year Seminar (HSC 100) course, and contributed to the fields of higher education administration, academic advising, teaching, and program development. He takes pride in his alma mater and loves to show it in the classroom and during social and athletic events.

Courses Taught

  • HSC 100 Inquiry and Issues in Health Sciences
  • KIN 475 Seminar in Sport and Fitness Management
  • KIN 490 Internship in Fitness and Sport Management
  • KIN 485 Physical Activity and the Law

Research Interests

Dr. Terrell’s research interests focus on student retention and success, higher education administration, sports leadership, factor analysis research, and youth physical activity.