Dr. Tracey Covassin joined MSU's College of Education in the fall of 2005 from Shippensburg University, where she was an assistant professor of Exercise Science.
Covassin serves as an assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology and as a certified athletic trainer within the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Her research focuses on neuropsychological impairments of concussions and epidemiology of sports injuries. She most recently served as the project coordinator of the Philadelphia Sports Concussion Project, and was a National Athletic Trainers Association Foundation Student Research Award Finalist in 2004.
Covassin earned her PhD from Temple University in 2003. Presently, she is involved as the Undergraduate Athletic Training Educational Program Director in conjunction with her ongoing research projects.