Steven P Dion

Steven P Dion

Professional Details

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

Spring Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
1181 01 EDU473B Practicum in Student Teaching Health/Family & Consumer Science Pre-K-12
1512 01 SMS101 Special Topics: Sms Activity
1525 01 SMS174 Strength & Conditioning Techniques and Assessments
3188 02 SMS174 Strength & Conditioning Techniques and Assessments
4116 2 SMS109 Healthy Eating and Exercise
4142 04 SMS478 Senior Research Project in Exercise Science
4164 01 SMS455 Directed Field Experience in Fitness/Wellness
4169 04 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 Education Teacher Education Program Coordinator.

Selected Publications

Dr. Dion and his wife Brandi Dion co-authored the book: The Pregnant Athlete: How to stay in your best shape ever - before, during and after pregnancy.

Selected Presentations

Dr. Dion routinely presents on topics related to helath, health education, performance enhancment, wellness, and multi-sport training.

Personal Interests

Dr. Dion is an avid athlete who enjoys competing in a variety of events from CrossFit to on and off road races, as well as other multipsort events of all distances alongside his wife.