- School of Public Health John R. Endwright Alumni Service Award (1995)
Janet Seaman is a professor emeritus of physical education at California State University, Los Angeles. Seaman graduated with a B.S. in 1964 from University of Omaha, M.A. in 1967 from University of California-Santa Barbara, P.E.D. in 1972 from Indiana University, and a M.S. in 1988 from CSULA. After finishing her doctorate at Indiana University, Seaman was appointed to the faculty at CSULA, where she spent the remainder of her academic career until retiring in 1998.
In addition to her teaching career, Seaman has been an active participant in the community. She worked and volunteered for the City of Anaheim Parks & Recreation Department (1973-1980) and the L. Frank Center of the Crippled Children's Society (1982-84). Seaman was an administrative fellow at California State University-Dominguez Hills in 1985, director of Associated Clinics at CSLUA from 1987 to 1992, and the executive director of the American Association for Active Lifestyles & Fitness from 1994 to 2006. For her work, Seaman was awarded the Indiana University School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation John R. Endwright Alumni Service Award in 1995.