Faculty note: Professor Chu’s new article is featured by the Center for Self-Determination Theory

Prof. Alan Chu
Prof. Alan Chu

Assistant Professor and Chair, Alan Chu (M.S Sport, Excercise, and Performance Psychology) and his colleagues published a new article that shows high school athletes might be less active when coaches are disempowering, such as using punishing and yelling techniques. This article is featured by the Center for Self-Determination Theory, one of the most established motivation theories to explain human behavior and psychological needs.

To read the full feature, visit this LinkedIn page.

To learn more about Chu’s Self-Determination Theory publications, visit the International Scholar’s profile.