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Jolene Baker, EdD

Associate Professor of Athletic Training

Office Phone: 951-343-4508
Office Location: James 78
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Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
EdD Educational Administration and Leadership in Higher Education University of the Pacific 2012
MA Athletic Training and Biomechanics San Diego State University 2002
BA Sports Medicine Whitworth College 1997

Courses Taught

Nutrition and Wellness in Athletic Training
Emergencies in Athletic Training
Clinical Education: Modalities and Equipment
Clinical Education: Upper Extremity Evaluation and Rehabilitation
Therapeutic Exercise
Organization and Administration in Athletic Training


Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

Disordered eating and Eating Disorders


Teaching Experience

Clinical Assistant and Athletic Training Education Program Director at University of the Pacific


Research, Presentations, & Publications

Killick, L; Davenport, T & Baker, J. (2013). Pain and Injury in Sporting Cultures of Risk. In D. Hassan & J. Lusted (Eds.), Managing Sport: Social and Cultural Perspectives (pp. 128 – 145). New York, NY: Routledge.

Baker, J., Chavez, M. (2013, April). The Role of the Athletic Trainer in the Management of Body Image Disorders. Presentation at the Far West Athletic Trainers’ Association Convention. Sacramento, CA.

Sharp, L., Baker, J., Ciccolella, P (2012, February). A Whack on the Side of the Head: Concussion Litigation versus the NFL and NCAA. Presentation at the Sports Recreation and Law Association Conference, Greensboro, NC.


Interests & Hobbies

Tennis, traveling, enjoying God's beautiful creation


Personal Philosophy

"My heart and my flesh may fail but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever." Psalm 73:26