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Tamar Z. Semerjian

Semerjian, Tamar Z.

Professor,  Kinesiology

Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 924-3069

Office Hours

Areas of Expertise: Health & Fitness

Willing to be a media source Media Source   Willing to be a speaker Speaker   Willing to be a collaborative researcher Collaborative Researcher


  • Doctor of Philosophy. Health and Leisure Studies, Univ Of Iowa, 2001
  • Bachelor of Arts, Human Biodynamcis & Psychology
    Univ Of Cal-Berkeley, United States, 1994

Expertise Summary

I conduct research in the areas of: exercise and aging, the effects of exercise on psychological well-being for individuals with spinal cord injuries, and transgender athletes. I am interested in marginalized populations in sport and exercise settings. I teach sport psychology, exercise psychology, research methods, diversity stress and health, and stress management,