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Daman Hagerott
Assistant Professor / Department Chair
Director, Human Performance Lab
300 W. Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA 99251
Phone: (509) 777-4316

Office Location: Fieldhouse




  • Ph. D. (in progress) in Educational Leadership, Gonzaga University. Emphasis in computer and communication technologies effects on educational structures and processes of teaching.

  • Physical Education, Eastern Washington University, 1993. Emphasis in human performance.

  • B.A in Physical Education, Pacific Lutheran University, 1982. Emphasis in area of exercise prescription.


Integration of disciplines relevant to human performance: Exercise Physiology, Mechanical Kinesiology, Anatomical Kinesiology, Motor Control & Learning, Sport Psychology.

Specific training methodologies that maximize the use of manipulated game environments to achieve training effects on athletes. Specific focus has been with the sport of soccer.

The evaluation of present soccer training methodologies and the development of new methodologies for optimal training effects.

Critical markers for early identification of elite level soccer performance and appropriate training methods to enhance or optimize those critical traits.

Invention of new methods and equipment for measuring human performance variables.

Design of new learning institutions and teaching processes that maximize technological advances in computing and communications.

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