Edward McAuley
Director

Dr. McAuley's research emphasis is in exercise and health psychology. His work has primarily focused upon social cognitive determinants and consequences of exercise and physical activity with a particular interest in aging populations. As such, his work has examined how social, psychological, cognitive, and physiological variables interact to influence exercise behavior and the health outcomes associated with exercising.

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Curriculum Vitae

Project Coordinators


Sarah Roberts: (217) 244-5081
Susan Herrel: (217) 265-9848

Undergraduate Research Assistants

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Nelly Casas

Sera Lee

Jenny Na

Kinjal Patel

Sigal Sasson

Caroline Walsh