Michele L. Duffey

 Michele Duffey

Director, Kinesiology Physical Activity Program

Contact Information

271A Recreation Building
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park PA 16802


(fax) 814-865-1275



M.S., 1997, Health & Exercise Science, Wake Forest University

Teaching Interests

Promotion of life-long general health and fitness, disease/injury prevention, physical conditioning, jogging, strength training. 


  • Educating and motivating people to improve physical fitness and wellness through physical activity, exercise, and creating healthy behavior change
  • Impacting the quality of life and fitness of the Penn State community through delivery of our general education curriculum and Exercise is Medicine programming 

Selected Publications

Owens BD, Duffey ML, Nelson BJ, DeBerardino TD, Taylor DC, Mountcastle SM. (2006). The Epidemiology of Shoulder Instability in a Young, Athletic Population. Accepted manuscript, American Journal of Sports Medicine.