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Desmond McEwan


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Accepting Doctoral Students


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Personal profile

Research interests

Teamwork, Group Dynamics, Psychological Safety, Team Effectiveness, Goal Setting, Behaviour Change, Sport Psychology, Exercise Psychology

Willing to supervise doctoral students

Teamwork in High Performance Teams (e.g., sport, business, health care); Psychological Safety in Sport; Group Dynamics in Sport; Collaboration in Exercise Groups; Goal Setting and Physical Activity Behaviour

Education/Academic qualification

Bachelor of Arts (Honours), MacEwan University

Master's of Science, McMaster University

Doctor of Philosophy, University of British Columbia

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Research Output

Psychology of group dynamics: Key considerations and recent developments

Beauchamp, M., McEwan, D. & Wierts, C., 31 Mar 2020, Handbook of Sport Psychology (4th ed.). Tenenbaum, G. & Eklund, R. C. (eds.). 4 ed. Hoboken, U. S. A.: John Wiley & Sons

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Updating Goal-Setting Theory in Physical Activity Promotion: A Critical Conceptual Review

Swann, C., Rosenbaum, S., Lawrence, A., Vella, S., McEwan, D. & Ekkekakis, P., 27 Jan 2020, In : Health Psychology Review.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

What Happens When the Party is Over? Sustaining Physical Activity Behaviors after Intervention Cessation

McEwan, D., Rhodes, R. E. & Beauchamp, M. R., 10 Apr 2020, In : Behavioral Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article