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Dr. Ferman Konukman

 Office: B312 Tuttle North
Phone: (585) 395-395 5299
E-mail: fkonukma@brockport.edu

Education:
Ph.D, Virginia Tech, Division of Health & Physical Education: Physical Education Teacher Education
M.Sc, Virginia Tech, Division of Health & Physical Education, Health Promotion with Sport Performance Option
M. Ed. University of Nebraska Lincoln, Department of Health & Human Performance: Physical Education and Sport Studies. 
B. Sc. Middle East Technical University (Honors), Department of Physical Education & Sports: Physical Education

 

Area(s) of specialty:

Teacher education, Pedagogy

Research interest(s):

Physical Education Teacher Education, Teaching & Coaching effectiveness, Teaching sport skills to children with autism.

Publications:

Konukman, F. Academic Service Learning in Physical Education Teacher Education: Serving for the Community in 21st Century . STRATEGIES, (Accepted).
Schneider, R. C., Konukman, F., & Stier, F. W. (2010). Survival Strategies for Physical Educators During Recessionary Times. The Physical Educator. 67(4), 170-177.
Yilmaz, I., Konukman, F., Birkan, B., & Yanardag, M. (2010). The Effects of Most to Least Prompting on Teaching Simple Progression Swimming Skill for Children with Autism. Education and Training in Autism & Developmental Disabilities. 45(3), 440-448
Yilmaz, I., Konukman, F., Birkan, B., Yanardag, M., Ozen, A., & Camursoy, I. (2010). The Effects of Constant Time Delay on the Halliwick’s Method Swimming Education Rotation Skills for Children with Autism. Education and Training in Autism & Developmental Disabilities. 45(1), 124-135.
Konukman, F., Agbuga, B., Erdogan, S., Demirhan, G., Zorba, E., & Yilmaz. I. (2010). Teacher-coach role conflict in school-based physical education in USA: A literature review and suggestions for the future. Biomedical Human Kinetics, 2, 19-24.
Agbuga, B., Konukman, F., & Yilmaz, I. (2009). Prediction of Upper Body Strenght by Using Grip Strenght Test in Division II American College Football Players’ Grip Strength Test. Hacettepe Journal of Sport Science. 20(1), 16-23.
Agbuga, B., Slovak, J.P., Konukman, F., & Yilmaz, I. (2009). Comparison of Division II Offensive and Defensive Football Players’ Upper Body Strength Across One Repetition Maximum Test and The NFL 225-Test . Journal of Human Kinetics, 21, 75-82.
Yilmaz, I., Ergun, N., Konukman, F., Agbuga, B., Zorba, E., & Cimen, Z. (2009). The Effects of Water Exercises and Swimming on Physical Fitness of Children with Mental Retardation. Journal of Human Kinetics, 21, 105-111.
Konukman, F., Jenkins, A., Yilmaz, I., & Zorba, E. (2008). Teaching Plyometric Training for Children. STRATEGIES, 22 (2), 31-15.
Konukman, F. (2007). Academic Service Learning (ASL): A Reflective Practice for Health & Physical Education Majors at CWU Physical Education Program. (2007). WAHPERD Journal, Fall, 42-44.
Agbuga, B., Konukman, F., Yilmaz, I., Koklu, Y., & Alemdaroglu. U. (2007). An Examination of the Relationship Between Aerobic Fitness Level and Bodymass Index in 8 to 12 Year Old Children. Hacettepe Journal of Sport Science,18(3),137-146.
Yılmaz, I., Birkan, B., Konukman, F., & Erkan, M. (2005). Using Constant Time Delay Procedure to Teach Aquatic Play Skills for Children with Autism.  Education and Training in Autism & Developmental Disabilities, 40(2), 171-182.