POSITION: Professor Emerita/Phys Ed
Sandy Brownscombe is a professor in the physical education program. Sandy earned her Ed.D. from Argosy University/Sarasota, where her dissertation focused on how second and third-year teachers develop and demonstrate caring in their classrooms. She has been a member of the EMU faculty since 1978 teaching both physical education and education courses and also coached field hockey, women’s basketball, and men’s volleyball and is a member of the EMU Athletics Hall of Honor. From 2000-2015 Sandy served as EMU’s representative on the Mid-Valley Clinical Faculty Consortium for Teacher Education Steering Committee before she returned to chair the physical education and recreation department from August 2015 to June of 2017.
BA, University of Northern Colorado (Nk-12 Endorsement in Health and Physical Education)
MS, Washington State University (Physcial Education)
EDD, Argosy University/Sarasota (K-12 Curriculum and Instruction)