Kip Webster

Assistant Professor

Kip Webster

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Education
Department of Kinesiology

Administration
Department of Institute for Public and Preventive Health

  • (706) 721-8305
  • CJ 2312

Education

  • Ph.D., Kinesiology and Exercise Scien Auburn University, 2013

  • MED, Kinesiology and Exercise Scien Auburn University, 2010

  • BS, Psychology, General Berry College, 2009

Awards & Honors

  • Faculty Research Award College of Education, Augusta University, 2020

  • TAF Undergraduate Teaching Award Louisiana State University, College of Human Sciences & Education, 2018

  • Fulbright Specialist Program Scholar US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, 2017

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • KNHS 3210

    Motor Behavior

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Associations between body composition and fundamental motor skill competence in children, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Bifactor structure and model reliability of the Test of Gross Motor Development – 3rd edition, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Clinical validity of the Test of Gross Motor Development – 3rd edition in children with disabilities from the U.S. National Normative Sample, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Global effect of COVID-19 pandemic on physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep among 3- to 5- year old children: a longitudinal study of 14 countries, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Identifying fundamental motor skills building blocks in preschool children from Brazil and the United States: A network analysis, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Pediatric Health; Physical Activity; Motor Development; Childhood Obesity; School-based interventions; Early Childcare Center Interventions; School Health Policies; Early Childcare Center Policies

Professional Service

  • BMC Pediatrics Editorial Board 2021 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • International Motor Development Research Consortium 2016 - Present

    Role: Officer, Secretary
  • Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2020 - 2021

    Role: Other
  • NASPSPA, Motor Development Conference Committee 2020 - 2021

    Role: Committee Chair