Steven P Dion

Steven P Dion

Professional Details

Title: Chairperson
Office: OK-121
Phone: 978-542-6580

Spring Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
2426 01 EDU473B Practicum in Student Teaching Health/Family & Consumer Science Pre-K-12
3627 W1 SMS173 Advanced Resistance Training
3759 01 SMS460 Teaching Methods and Materials in Health/Family and Consumer Sciences
3760 01 SMS465A Directed Field Experience in Health/Family and Consumer Science
3923 02 SMS172 Fundamentals of Exercise and Conditioning II: Group Leadership and Dynamics
4157 01 SMS260 Introduction to Health Education and Health Promotion
4221 14 SMS500 Directed Study in Sport & Movement Science

Professional Biography

Dr. Dion graduated from Springfield College with a BS degree in Health & Fitness in 1995, a MEd in Health Promotion in 1997, a C.A.G.S. and Certificate in Health Education in 1999 and earned his doctorate from UMASS Lowell in 2009.

Professional Interests

In addition to topics and content related to school health education, Dr. Dion's interests are stress and stress management, nutrition and performance, and sport and physical performance.


Dr. Dion is currently the chairperson for the Sport and Movement Science Department as well as the Health & Consumer Science Teacher Preparation Program Coordinator.

Selected Presentations

Dr. Dion routinely presents on topics related to achieving optimal health and wellness, triathlon training and sport nutrition.

Personal Interests

Dr. Dion is an avid triathlete enjoying competing in and training for triathlons of all distances alongside his wife.