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James Newberry

Department of Kinesiology

Professor and Department Chair


James Newberry
Tschoepe Hall
Phone: 830-372-8123



Ph.D. in Physical Education, Texas A&M University, 1988

M.Ed. in Physical Education with a minor in Health Education, Texas State University, 1983

B.Sc.Ed. in Physical Education with a minor in Political Science, Texas State University, 1979

Post‑Doctoral, 5 hrs; Educational Research/Measurement and Evaluation, University Of Georgia, 1992

Professional Experience

  • The University of Houston-Victoria, Program Development Consultant, 2014
  • Chair, Kinesiology Department, Athletic Training Program National Accreditation (CAATE)
  • Chair, Education Department, TEAC Accreditation, 2011-16, TEA Accreditation 2014-15
  • Director, Kieffer Motion Analysis Laboratory


Jo Murphy Endowed Chair in Education


& Faculty-Student Collaboration

Faculty-student Research Grant Presentation: Acclimatization and Blood Oxygen Saturation at Altitude.Texas Chapter, American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, February 2014.


Publication: Babcock, A. & Newberry, J.Acclimatization and Blood Oxygen Saturation at Altitude. International Journal of Exercise Science, Vol 2, Issue 6, Article 11,

Kinesiology Department Program Review Document, 2012-16

Newberry, J.E., “High-Level Ethics in Sport,” Chapter for inclusion in the TLU Reader (2011)