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. (in press). Variety of exercise, self-perceptions of fitness, autonomous motivation and sensation seeking behavior. International Journal of Sport Psychology.
- Boyd, M. (2019). Intrinsic motivation among skateboarders in relation to goal orientation and risk-taking behavior. Journal of Sport Behavior, 3, 315-325
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.