HEB Faculty

John Callaghan

Associate Professor of Biological Sciences

Contact Information
E-mail: callagha@usc.edu
Phone: (213) 740-2971
Office: PED 109

 

Education

  • Diploma History and Physical Education, St. Mary's College, University of London Institute of Education, 1/1952
  • Diploma Physical Education, Loughborough College, England, 1/1953
  • Diploma Education, University of London Institute of Education, 1/1964
  • M.A. , University of Southern California, 1966
  • Ph.D. Sociopsychology of Sport, Administration of Physical Education; Higher Education, University of Southern California, 1971

  • Academic Appointment, Affiliation, and Employment History

    • Associate Professor, University of Southern California, 01/01/1982-  
    • Director, University of Southern California, 01/01/1977-01/01/1982  
    • Principal Lecturer, St. Mary's College, University of London Institute of Education, 01/01/1973-01/01/1977  
    • Assistant Professor, University of Southern California, 01/01/1971-01/01/1973  
    • Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, St. Mary's College, University of London Institute of Education, 01/01/1960-01/01/1965  

    Description of Research

    Summary Statement of Research Interests
    Professor Callaghan studies psychology of sport, motivation in elite athletes, aggression in players and spectators, and the relationship between anxiety level and performance. The Olympic Movement and International Sport are further areas of interest.

    Publications


    Journal Article
    • Voight, M. R., Callaghan, J. L. (2006). A structural model on the determinants and reactions to athlete dissatisfaction. International Journal of Sport Sciences/Multi-Science Publishers. Vol. 1, pp. 37-51.



  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • University of Southern California
  • Allan Hancock Foundation Building
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0371