Dr. David Loy

Dr. David Loy, TRS/CTRS
Associate Professor
Graduate Director

B.S., Georgia Southern University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Georgia

Curriculum Vita

Research Interests:
Leisure and coping/adjustment to physical disability; Adaptive sports; Psychosocial aspects of leisure; Measurement and psychometrics

Contact Information:
2405 Carol Belk Building
Greenville, NC 27858-4353
(252) 328-2718


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