I am interested in team and group dynamics, goal orientation and motivational climate, sensation-seeking and risk taking in extreme sport, and exercise behavior.
Ph.D. USC Exercise Science (Sport Psychology)
- Boyd, M. (under review). Physical risk-taking and goal orientation in relation to intrinsic motivation and flow state among skateboarders.
- Boyd, M. (in progress). Variety is the spice of (exercise) life: Perceived variety, perceptions of fitness, autonomous motivation, and sensation-seeking behavior.
- Boyd, M, Kim, M.S., Ensari, N., Yin, Z. (2014). Perceived motivational team climate in relation to task and social cohesion among male college athletes. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 44(2), 155-123.
KIN 504: Sport and Exercise Psychology