JUSTINE J. REEL, PhD

Curriculum Vitae

JUSTINE J. REEL, PhD portrait
  • Director of Graduate Studies, Health Promotion & Education
  • Volunteer Faculty, Health Promotion & Education

Biography

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Exercise and Sport Science , University of North Carolina
  • Master of Science, Exercise and Sport Science , University of North Carolina A
  • Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, North Carolina State University

Honors & Awards

  • Honored with Beacons of Excellence Award for role as Founder and Director of SPEAK (Students Promoting Eating Disorder Awareness and Knowledge). Beacons of Excellence Award, University of Utah, 10/31/2013
  • Honored with Beacons of Excellence Award for role as Founder and Director of SPEAK (Students Promoting Eating Disorder Awareness and Knowledge). Beacons of Excellence Award, University of Utah, 10/31/2013
  • Physical Activity and Public Health Fellow. Centers for Disease Control, 09/2012
  • Distinguished Mentor Award. College of Health, 05/2012
  • Faculty Fellow. University of Utah, 09/2011
  • Research Consortium Fellow. 04/2011
  • Distinguished Mentor Award Nomination, College of Health, University of Utah . 01/2011
  • Linda K. Amos Service Award Nomination, University of Utah . 01/2011

Biography

Justine Reel is from Cary, North Carolina and she received her doctoral degree in Exercise and Sport Science from University of North Carolina at Greensboro. After teaching at Salem College, West Chester University and Temple University she became a faculty member at University of Utah. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Education who focuses on eating disorder and obesity prevention. She is the author of "Hidden Faces of Eating Disorders and Body Image" and is working on her second book.

Languages

  • English, fluent.