Gao publishes research articles as lead author
Dr. Zan Gao, assistant professor in behavioral aspects of physical activity, recently published two research articles as the lead author in the Journal of Physical Activity and Health and the Journal of Teaching in Physical Education. These two journals have impact factors of 1.85 and 0.66, respectively. The full citations of these articles are below:
Gao, Z. (2012). Motivated but not active: The dilemmas of incorporating interactive dance into gym class. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 9, 794-800.
Gao, Z., Podlog, L., & Harrison, L. (2012). College students' goal orientations, situational motivation and effort/persistence in physical activity. Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 31(3), 246-260.