Lecturer and Senior Director, Graduate Studies
Dr. Benes earned an Ed.D. in curriculum and teaching and Ed.M in human movement from Boston University. She was most recently program director for physical and health education programs at Boston University. She has several published articles in peer reviewed journals as well as a recently published textbook. She also presents at local and national conferences regularly and is actively engaged in service to the physical and health education professions as well as to the community. Her research interests include skills-based health education, physical activity in schools, and enhancing school-based physical and health education programming.
Ed.D., Boston University
Ed.M., Boston University
B.S., University of Connecticut