Athletics Advisory Board

West Chester University


Faculty Athletics Representative

The NCAA Faculty Athletics Representative for West Chester University is W. Craig Stevens, Ph.D., FACSM. His office is located in Room 134C of Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center on South Campus.

Email: | campus phone: x2386

Craig Stevens

Craig Stevens is currently an Associate Professor of Exercise Science in the Department of Kinesiology within the College of Health Sciences at WCU. He earned his BA (Psychology) from the Johns Hopkins University, a M.S. (Physical Education: Exercise Science concentration) from Springfield College and a Ph.D. (Exercise Physiology, secondary concentration in Medical Physiology) from Temple University. He was a Post–doctoral Research Associate at the Institute for Environmental Medicine within the School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Craig was a football, wrestling and lacrosse athlete in high school and continued playing football and wrestling in college. He is the recipient of several athletic awards. Craig stayed at Johns Hopkins after graduation serving as the Sports Information Director, assistant football coach, and both assistant and then head wrestling coach. While at Springfield College he was an assistant high school football, wrestling and lacrosse coach. At Temple University he was the assistant Powerlifting coach for Temple’s club team. He has coached various youth sports (football, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, wrestling) for over 15 years. He has served as a strength and conditioning consultant for a variety of athletic teams both at UPenn and WCU as well as several local high schools. Craig chairs the Athletic Advisory Board and serves as the NCAA Faculty Athletic Representative for WCU. He is also serves on the Sports Equity Committee.