College of Education and Professional Studies

Dr. Jamie Dunnington

Email: jdunnington@uco.edu

Phone: (405) 974-5058

Office: WAH 11

Box: 189

General Information

Dr. Jamie Dunnington, an Oklahoma City native, joined the UCO Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies as an instructor in academic year 2015-2016. She recently finished a doctorate in health promotion at The University of Oklahoma. Her research interests are in the built environment's influence on walking and bicycling, along with local government’s role in creating activity-friendly cities. She taught science at both Yukon and Putnam City West high schools in Oklahoma. She worked in public health at the Oklahoma State Health Department, Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy and Oklahoma City-County Health Department. Her public health work focused on coalition development and improving nutrition, physical activity, and tobacco policies and environments at the state and local level.