Dr. Collin Webster

Associate Professor
University of Birmingham Dubai

Dr. Collin A. Webster joined the University of Birmingham Dubai in 2021, where he directs MSc programs in physical education and sport coaching. Previously, he was a professor in the Department of Physical Education at the University of South Carolina where he also served in roles as Department Chair and Associate Dean for Research in the College of Education. His research focuses on youth physical activity promotion, particularly through comprehensive school physical activity programs. With more than 115 publications and over 100 presentations, Dr. Webster is internationally recognized as a leader in the field. Prior to earning his PhD in 2006, Dr. Webster taught physical education and health at Dubai American Academy. He spent his childhood attending schools in Pakistan, Singapore, Cyprus, and Taiwan.