The Department of Kinesiology and Health Education is a community of engaged and innovative scholars, educators, and students. We aspire to lead the world in the study and promotion of health and physical activity through interdisciplinary collaborations. We aim to be recognized for the excellence of our teaching, the impact of our research, and the quality of our graduates.
Through these pages, you will explore the different components that allow our faculty and students to serve as important advocates for human movement, public health education and sport culture.
Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology and Health Education. Hear from department chair Dr. John Bartholomew on what makes our programs some of the best in the country.
We are driven by the guiding principles of Excellence, Leadership, Impact, Stewardship, and Respect. It is our responsibility to promote health through education and research.
Our highly qualified faculty work with students as educators, mentors and researchers. Coming from diverse backgrounds, our faculty provides expertise from multiple disciplines.
Our dedicated staff ensure students and professors have the resources necessary to function at their highest potential.
Check here for current open positions in our department for faculty and staff.