Shannon Wright

Shannon WrightAssistant Professor of Athletic Training

108 Lengyel Hall
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469

Bio: Shannon Wright (DAT; M.Ed.; LAT; ATC) is an assistant professor of athletic training in the School of Kinesiology, Physical Education and Athletic Training, part of the University of Maine College of Education and Human Development. She practiced athletic training for seven years before transitioning to a faculty role. She worked with the Sport Clubs at Iowa State University Recreation Services where she provided services for teams from soccer to rugby to hockey. During her time there, she developed the AT services program for the Rec Services department and oversaw several GAs and students. Wright completed her Doctorate of Athletic Training degree through Indiana State University. While there, her research focused on athletic training and reflective journaling. Her future research will continue with this topic to deepen our understanding of how reflection plays a part in the practice of athletic training.

Doctorate of Athletic Training, 2021, Indiana State University
Master of Education, 2016, Iowa State University
Bachelor’s of Science, 2014, Ohio State University

Courses taught at UMaine

  • KPE 202: Athletic Training Clinical Skills II
  • KPE 301: Athletic Training Clinical Skills III

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