Todd Olsen, PhD, MPH

Head Coach, Women’s Soccer
Professor of Health Promotion


Turner 415

Degrees and Certifications

  • PhD in Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh
  • Master of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh
  • MS in Physical Education and Exercise Physiology, Loughborough University, England
  • BS in Health and Physical Education (K-12), Slippery Rock University

Professional Interests/Research

  • Community Based Health Education partnership with Sports Outreach Institute in Nairobi, Kenya and Gulu, Uganda
  • Drug and Alcohol Prevention
  • Healthy Aging

Courses Taught

  • Addiction and Behavior Management
  • Dimensions of Health and Wellness
  • Human Diseases
  • Introduction to Research Design
  • Kinesiology
  • Perspectives of Health and Aging
  • Safety and Management of Health Emergencies

Athletic Responsibilities

  • Women’s Soccer Head Coach

Honors and Awards

  • 2014 Division III National Coach of the Year
  • 2012 CoSIDA Academic All-America Hall of Fame
  • 2012 Slippery Rock University Athletic Hall of Fame
  • 2010/11 Elsi Ervin Bock Award for Excellence in Citizenship