Sherril York

Executive Director, National Center on Accessibility
Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies

shyork@indiana.edu
(812) 856-4425
IU Research Park, Suite 109

Education
  • Texas Woman's University, Ph.D., 1981
  • University of Tennessee, M.S., 1974
  • University of Georgia, B.S., 1973
Background
• 2001-2008 Training/Outreach Coordinator, Oklahoma ABLE Tech, Oklahoma State University
• 1999-2001 Visiting Associate Professor, Associate Director American Humanics Program, Leisure Studies
   Oklahoma State University
• 1997-1999 Visiting Associate Professor, Health and Human Performance Program, Oklahoma State University
• 1995-1997 jy associates, private consulting, Cedar Falls, IA
• 1994-1995 Associate Professor, Director Institute for Youth Leaders, University of Northern Iowa
• 1987-1993 Associate Professor, Health and Human Performance Dept., Iowa State University
• 1981-1993 Assistant Professor, Health and Human Performance Dept., Iowa State University
Research Interests
Disabilities, assistive technology use for leisure/recreation, physical activity and recreation inclusion, accessibility and health promotion.