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Master of Science Athletic Training

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Athletic Training Faculty & Staff

UIndy’s athletic training faculty and staff are highly regarded for their excellence in teaching and clinical education, as well as their many years of service outside the walls of our classrooms and athletic training facilities. Some have received national or state awards of distinction, or have worked alongside professional sports teams and in popular sporting events. With their expertise in athletic training practices, you’ll be well on your way to learning the skills you need to achieve licensure and a rewarding career in athletic training.

Faculty

Dr. Christine Lauber

Professor & Program Director
Assistant Athletic Trainer

Health Pavilion 357
317-788-2516
clauber@uindy.edu

Areas of Expertise
therapeutic modalities, general medical conditions, emergency procedures, preceptor training and development

Background
Has published several manuscripts, has served as a CAATE site visitor and has presented on various topics at the state, district and national levels. Has received the 2013 Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Educator of the Year Award, the Indiana Athletic Trainers’ Association President’s Excellence Award, the University of Indianapolis Faculty Achievement Award and the School of Education Teacher of the Year Award.

Research Interests
effective preceptor behaviors, preceptor strengths and weaknesses, athletic training pedagogy, student success, therapeutic modalities

Education
EdD, Educational Leadership, West Virginia University
EdS, Higher Education Leadership, Marshall University
MA, Exercise Science, Central Michigan University
BA, Sports Medicine/Health, Ohio Northern University 

Fun facts
I love to camp in my 19-foot travel trailer.

Favorite thing about UIndy
Small class sizes and establishing great and long-lasting relationships with students and other faculty/staff.

Dr. Jessica Emlich Jochum

Associate Professor & GLATA Education Coordinator

Health Pavilion 330
317-788-3248
jochumj@uindy.edu
Ned Shannon, athletic training instructor and head athletic trainer

Ned Shannon

Instructor & Head Athletic Trainer
Athletic Training Program

Ruth Lilly Center, 42A
317-788-6112
nshannon@uindy.edu

Background
Serves as UIndy's Head Athletic Trainer. Works with UIndy's 21 sports and instructing in the athletic training curriculum and is preceptor in the Athletic Training Program. Served as president of the Indiana Athletic Trainer’s Association from 2004-2006, Great Lakes Athletic Trainer’s Association Indiana State Representative the same years and participated as a volunteer athletic trainer for the 2005 and 2006 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, 2001 World Fire and Police Games, 1998 USOC athletic trainer for the Goodwill Games in New York City, volunteer athletic trainer at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs and in that same year participated as a staff athletic trainer at 1996 Games of the XXVI Olympiad, Atlanta, Georgia.

Education
MS, Education, Butler University
BS, Physical Education, Indiana University/Purdue University Indianapolis

Fun facts
I am a longtime recreational cyclist with thousands of miles on just two wheels.

Favorite thing about UIndy
The “first name basis” attitude that is widespread over our campus; the casual, caring and comprehensive learning atmosphere that promote the motto: Education for Service.  

 

Athletic Training Staff

 

Zarah Calvin

Assistant Athletic Trainer
Athletic Training Program Preceptor

Ruth Lilly Center, 009
317-788-3309
calvinz@uindy.edu

Stephen Jones

Assistant Athletic Trainer
Athletic Training Program Preceptor

Athletics & Recreation Center
317-791-5597
jonessd@uindy.edu
Lauralee Williams, Assistant Athletic Trainer

Lauralee Williams

Assistant Athletic Trainer
Athletic Training Program Preceptor

Ruth Lilly Center
317-791-3309
williamslv@uindy.edu

Michael Uzelac

Assistant Athletic Trainer

Ruth Lilly Center
317-788-6112
uzelacm@uindy.edu