Dale W. Spence

Professor Spence received a B.S. from the Rice Institute, M.S. from North Texas State University, Ed.D. from Louisiana State University, and completed a post-doctoral fellowship in muscle physiology at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Spence joined the Rice faculty in 1963 and was awarded Professor Emeritus of Kinesiology upon retirement from the full-time faculty in 2003. During his faculty tenure he was also an adjunct professor at Baylor College of Medicine in the departments of Anatomy, Physiology, and Medicine. He was elected a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine. His academic specialties include human anatomy, physiology, and sports medicine. His research has focused in applied physiology.


B.S., Rice Institute

M.S., North Texas State University

Ed.D., Louisiana State University


Changes or additions to profiles.rice.edu will not take effect on the Rice sub-sites until after its next refresh which occurs at 5:15am, 10:15am, 1:15pm, 4:15pm and 7:15pm daily. (This does not affect profiles.rice.edu)