Office & Hours
Office: Anna Hiss Gym 124
Tuesday: 11:00-11:30 a.m. & 12:30-1:00 p.m.
Thursday: 11:00-11:30 a.m. & 12:30-1:00 p.m.
Office hours are held at the Whitaker Tennis Courts during the months in which classes are taught. Courts are located @ 4 miles north of campus (51st St & Guadalupe).
Courses of Instruction
PED 104P Beginning Tennis
PED 104P Advanced Beginning Tennis
PED 104P Intermediate/Advanced Intermediate
KIN 119 Basic Core Tennis
The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX 78712
UT Mail Code: D3700
For the past 30 years Bob has coordinated the tennis classes for the Physical Education Division of the the Department of Kinesiology. During this time he was the Assistant Coach of the UT Women's Varsity Tennis Team from 1983-1990. In 1986 he helped create the Longhorns Tennis Camp which he coordinated for the next 25 years. He serves the Austin community through his work with junior tennis in the Scoop-It-Up Tennis program (grades K-5). He also serves the state of Texas with his work on the USTA Texas Section Sports Science Committee and also been a Zonal Coach for nationally ranked Texas juniors (12's, 14's, & 16's). He received his BA in Physical Education from California State University Los Angeles and his MS in Health and Physical Education from Utah State University.
MS, Physical Education, California State University, Los Angeles
- USPTA Texas Section Seminar Award Winner - 2006
- USTA Texas Section Family fo the Year - 2003
- USTA USA Tennis All-American Instructor - 2002
- USTA Texas Section, Lloyd Sessions Educational Merit Award - 1995
- Capital Area Tennis Association, Person Contributing the Most to Tennis - 1993
Research Interests and Expertise
Large Group Tennis Instruction
Junior Tennis Development
Tennis Camp Programming
Skin Cancer Prevention