Peter Allen Roberts

Peter Allen Roberts
Assistant Professor - Lifestyle Fitness Activities
125.2 Matthaei Building

Office Hours: By Appointment.

(313) 577-6215
(313) 577-5999

  • B.S., Michigan State University, 1966
  • M.A., Michigan State University, 1970
  • Edd., Doctoral candidate, Temple University, 1981


Born in Buffalo, New York on February 20, 1943. Attended Iroquois Central High School in  Elma, New York.

Taught Health and Physical Education for the Alpena Public Schools, 1967-1969


  • Program Coordinator - Health, 1993 - 2008

Academic Interests

  • First Aid and CPR, Aquatics and Health Education

Area Of Expertise

  • Aquatics

Research Interests


Courses Taught

  • Swimming
  • Basketball
  • Floor Hockey
  • Weight Training

Community Engagement Activities

50 years with the American Red Cross

47 years coaching and teaching at Wayne State University

Awards & Honors

College of Education Teacher of the Year and Aquatics Teacher of the Year

150 years in the heart of Detroit