Katie Slatton

Katie J. Slatton

Instructional Assistant Professor

Department of Liberal Studies
(Kinesiology)

slattonk@tamug.edu

+1 (409) 741-4324

Education

M.A., University of Montevallo, 2003.

B.S., University of Montevallo, 1999.

Certifications

  • Crossfit Level 1
  • NCSA certified (July 2011)
  • NSCA member (since 2011)
  • AFFA member (since 2011)
  • Mat Pilates (AFFA, 2012)
  • Kickboxing certification (AFFA, 2012)
  • ISSA performance nutrition certified
  • Yoga Fit trained
  • CPR/First Aid certification current
Teaching Experience

Texas A&M University at Galveston: 2003-present

Courses taught

  • KINE 120 - Science of Basic Health and Fitness
  • KINE 198 - Health and Fitness
  • Bootcamp (2004 - present)
  • Aerobic Running (since 2003)
  • Beginning Yoga (since 2007)
  • Power Yoga (since 2013)
  • Mat Pilates (since 2012)
  • Power Pilates (since 2013)
  • Sports Conditioning (2014)
  • Soccer (since 2004)
  • Basketball (2003-2007)
  • Softball (2003-2005)
  • Beginning Strength Training (2003-2007)
  • Intermediate Strength Training (2003-2007)
  • Core Conditioning (2005)
  • Recreation, Parks, Tourism Science (RPTS 301) (2003-2005)

Courses Developed

  • Power Yoga (2013)
  • Mat Pilates (2012)
  • Power Pilates (2013)
  • Soccer (2004)
  • Bootcamp (2005)
Professional Publications
  • Slatton, Katie. “Challenge Workbook”. (2013) KINE 199 courses, TAMUG bookstore, includes: field testing information and data, data on vitals, and pre/post fitness assessment.
  • Slatton, Katie. “KINE 120-Field Guide”. (2014) TAMUG bookstore, includes: field testing data, behavior change/modification worksheets, data on vitals, pre/post fitness assessment, movement analysis, VO2 experiment, and a dietary analysis project.
  • Assisted in 5th edition of the KINE 198 textbook in College Station
University Service
  • GACD Strategic Planning Committee (2014)
  • GACD Search Committee (present)
  • Yoga Fridays (for faculty, staff, & students) (2012-2014)
  • Gig’em week Yoga (2013-2014)
  • Crew Team Nutrition Lectures (since 2010)
  • Current Faculty Advisor for Soccer Club, Weight Training Club, Wrestling Club
  • Turkey Trot Director (2013)
  • Core of Cadets Presentation on VO2 and 1.5 mile run times
  • Academic Advisor
  • Presenter at Faculty Forum (2005)
  • Presenter at TAMUG Symposium (2009)

Other Service

  • SCFC soccer coach (2012-2014)
  • LC soccer club assistant coach (2012)
  • Upward Bound Soccer coach (2009)
  • Fun Run Volunteer- Mossman Elementary School (2012-2013)