Skip to main content

Sherry Salyer, Ed.D

Teaching Professor- Exercise & Sport Science

Department of Exercise and Sport Science
211 Fetzer Hall, CB# 8700
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8700

Download CV


Dr. Sherry Salyer arrived in 1992 to work with the Physical Education Teacher Education program which was jointly administered by the Exercise and Sport Science Department and the School of Education. Upon the termination of the PETE program in 1998, Dr. Salyer took on other departmental teaching and administrative responsibilities. She served as Director of Undergraduate Studies from 1997-2020.

She completed her B.S. in Health and Physical Education (1974) and M.A. in Physical Education (1979) from Appalachian State University and her doctorate in Exercise and Sport Science (2003) from UNC Greensboro.