Kinesiology

Arthur Weltman, Department Chair

Callen Molenda, Department Administrator

Definition of Kinesiology: “the academic discipline which involves the study of physical activity and its impact on health, society, and quality of life.”

Consistent with Thomas Jefferson’s ideal that “a strong body makes the mind strong,” the mission of the Kinesiology program is to advance the discovery, development, interpretation, dissemination, and application of knowledge that relates the study and practice of human movement and physical activity to health and well-being.

Content Areas and Contacts

Kinesiology Major: Susan Saliba, Associate Professor

Athletic Training: Jay Hertel, Professor

Exercise Physiology: Arthur Weltman, Professor

Health & PE--Teacher Education/Pedagogy: Ann Boyce, Associate Professor

Kinesiology for Individuals with Disabilities: Luke Kelly, Professor

Sports Medicine: Jay Hertel, Professor

Academic Offerings

Interested in a Kinesiology major?

Please join a Curry School information session to find out more!
Fall 2014 Dates

October 8, 9:00-10:00 a.m.
November 20, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
December 1, 1:00-2:00 p.m.

All info sessions will be held in Ruffner Hall 302.

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