Ted Anderson, Ph.D.

Ted Anderson, Ph.D.

  • Director of Physical Education Major
  • Professor of Kinesiology
  • Phone: (619) 849-2244


  • B.A. - Physical Education, Point Loma College - 1978
  • M.Ed.- College of Idaho, Counseling - 1985
  • Ph.D. Texas A&M University, Kinesiology - 1996


Primary teaching responsibilities include Motor Learning and Optimal Health courses. Dr. Anderson supervises student interns coaching in traditional team sports environments as well as students working in the field of strength &conditioning, fitness & health, and nutrition.

Research Interest:
Studying the taste buds of pre-school children, general health and fitness. 

Courses Instructed:
PED 300 Optimal Health
KPE 312 Motor Development/Motor Learning
PED 480 Leadership in Physical Education and Allied Health