Anna Baeth

Instructor in the Summer Science & Engineering Program

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Anna Baeth (she/her) is the director of research for Athlete Ally. She is a critical feminist scholar and a cultural studies practitioner of sport. A native of Frederick, Maryland, Baeth has a doctorate in kinesiology from the University of Minnesota, with a concentration in sport sociology. While there, Baeth was a teaching assistant, as well as a research assistant in the Tucker Center for Research on Girls and Women in Sport. Beyond her scholarly pursuits, Baeth is a perennial coach and advocate for cultural awareness in sport spaces. Holding a master’s in exercise and sport studies from Smith College, Baeth has been an assistant lacrosse coach at Hamline University, head field hockey coach at Oberlin College and Conservatory, and assistant field hockey/lacrosse coach at Mt. Holyoke College. In 2009, she rode her bicycle cross-country with the nonprofit Bike and Build to raise awareness of affordable housing issues. Baeth graduated from Swarthmore College with a degree in sociology/anthropology, peace studies, and educational studies, where she also founded the not-for-profit, Chester Neighborhood Bike Works.