Jerono P. Rotich


DepartmentHuman Performance and Leisure Studies



OfficeCorbett Sports Center
Room: 215

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Jerono P. Rotich


Ph D: Exercise and Sports Science , University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2004

MS: Physical Education Pedagogy, State University of New York, 1999

BS: Physical and Health Education , Kenyatta University, 1993

Research Interests

Exercise Science, Obesity and behavior modification through physical activity and sports , immigrant and refugee acculturation; global and international education; underserved youth and cultural competence as a viable solution to decreasing health disparities and obesity among diverse minority populations.

Recent Publications

Rotich, Jerono  Elliott, Gloria  (2018).  Teaching First Aid, CPR and AED Using Blended Learning In Academic Settings.  In Jared Keengwe (Ed.), Handbook of Research on Blended Learning Pedagogies and Professional Development in Higher Education. IGI Global Press. 

Rotich, Jerono  Fuller, Tiffany   lee, Minyong  (2018).  Intricacies of Cross-Cultural Mentoring: A Case of International Faculty and Scholars..  In Cassandra Sligh Conway (Ed.), Faculty Mentorship at Historically Black Colleges and Universities. IGI Global Press. 

Rotich, Jerono  (2017).  Critical Conscious Approach in Re-conceptualizing “The New Normal” of Kenya Education.  In Gitau, M. (2017). Kenyan Education System: Are We Are preparing Students to Meet Current Global Needs and Challenges. BookBaby. 

Jackson, Nicole  Thompson, Asia  Lee, Minyong  Rotich, Jerono  Fuller, Tiffany  (2017).  Impact of spectator motivation on long-term league sustainability for Women's basketball league.  (1,  14,  ).  Journal of Human Sciences.

Mwanzia, Koster,   Mwenda , Kithinji  Rotich , Jerono   (2016).  Kenya After 50: Reconfiguring Education, Gender, and Policy .   Palgrave Macmillan.

Kithinji, Mike  Mwanzia, Mickie  Rotich, Jerono  (2016).  Kenya After 50: Reconfiguring Historical, Political, and Policy Milestones.   Palgrave Macmillan, New York, NY.

Rotich, Jerono  (2016).  Kenyan Women : Milestones and Challenges.  In Koster, M.M; Kithinji,M;& Rotich, J,  Kenya After 50: Reconfiguring Education, Gender, and Policy 

ROTICH, JERONO  Byron, Kipchumba  (2016).  Kenyan Women; Milestones and Challenges.  In Koster, M., Kithinji. M., & Rotich, J. P. C.O (Eds.), Kenya After 50: Reconfiguring Education, Gender, and Policy. Palgrave Macmillan, New York, NY.