Jody BrylinskyDr. Jody Brylinsky
Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
M.S., Slippery Rock State College, PA
B.A., Slippery Rock State College, PA

Past President, National Association
for Sport and Physical Education

4024-8 Student Recreation Center
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008
Phone: 269-387-2677
Fax: 269-387-2704

Jody Brylinsky is the coordinator and faculty advisor for the Master of Arts in Coaching Sport Performance. Dr. Brylinsky, a full professor in the Department of HPER is a Past President of NASPE, has chaired the writing team for the 2nd revision of the National Standards for Sports Coaches, and contributor to the National Coaching Report: The State of Coaching in the U.S. A former high school. She has been a college coach and athletic director, USOC Project Gold participant and current Special Olympic Coach volunteer. Research interests include all aspects of coach education and coach development, social and cultural issues in sport and sport psychology. Dr. Brylinsky received her Ph.D. in Physical Education Sport Studies from the University of Minnesota, a Master of Education in Sport Studies and a Bachelor of Science in Health and Physical Education from Slippery Rock University.