Ovande Furtado Jr, Ph.D.

Ovande Furtado Jr, Ph.D.

Faculty Lead

Cal State Northridge

Dr. Furtado serves as the role of Faculty Sponsor for the CTBF Program. He is currently teaching in the Kinesiology Department.


  • Motor Behavior
  • Motor Skill Assessment
  • Physical Activity
  • Body Composition
  • Statistics


  • PhD in Motor Behavior, 2009

    University of Pittsburgh

  • MSc in Motor Behavior, 2004

    University of Pittsburgh

  • BA in Physical Education Teacher Education K-12, 1998

    Federal University of Parana - Brazil