Linda L. Griffin, Ph.D.

Department of Teacher Education & Curriculum Studies

B.S., Black Hills State, 1976
M.S., Ithaca, 1986
Ph.D., Ohio State, 1991

(413) 545-6985

University of Massachusetts Amherst
W114C Furcolo
Amherst, MA 01003

Professional Interests: 

Linda L. Griffin, PhD, is a professor in the College of Education at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Her research and scholarly interest for over 25 years has been on the teaching and learning of sport related games through a games-centered approach grounded in constructivist learning. She has coauthored several books and articles and has co-edited two books with colleague Joy Butler from the University of British Columbia. Linda has been a speaker and presenter all over the world.

She has also received several honors and awards for her work in this area.