Sport Studies Option Coordinator, Associate Professor (Coaching Education, Social Issues in Sport) joined the UNH faculty in the fall of 2002. She earned her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina Greensboro (2002) with a specialization in sport psychology. Her research focuses primarily on social issues in coaching and coaching education. She was a former collegiate coach at Princeton University, UNH and Dartmouth College and developmental program administrator for the USFHA. Dr. Collins brings the combination of her academic preparation in sport psychology with a great deal of sport experience to the Sport Studies Program at UNH.