faculty

Ogechi Nwaokelemeh, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
(805) 565-6861

Office Location

Murchison Complex Office 

Office Available

By appointment

Specialization(s)

Physical Activity and Health, Public Health 

Research Interests

Physical activity promotion and disease prevention in under-served communities

Biography/Details

Ogechi served as an adjunct faculty member during the Spring 2016 semester and  joined us for a full-time one-year appointment for the 2016-17 academic school year. She became full-time faculty beginning the Fall of 2019.  She teaches a variety of courses including Foundations in Kinesiology, Principles of Wellness, Public Health and Nutrition. 


Ogechi is also interested in dancing, hiking and working with youth ministries.