The Department Office is located on the 1st Floor of the PE building, Room 130.
Open Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday.
Dept. Phone: (510) 885-3061
Rebecca Beal, Ed.D. University of Northern Colorado
Paul Carpenter (Chair), Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles
Rita M. Liberti, Ph.D. University of Iowa
Penny McCullagh, Ph.D. University of Wisconsin
Jeffery P. Simons, Ph.D. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Matthew Atencio, Ph.D. University of Wollongong (Australia)
ZáNean D. McClain, Ph.D. Oregon State University
Catherine Inouye, Ed.D. University of Northern Colorado
My Phung (Jenny) O, Ph.D. University of Western Ontario (Canada)
Jennifer Sherwood, Ph.D. Marquette University
Elizabeth (Missy) Wright, Ph.D. Michigan State University
Vanessa R. Yingling, Ph.D. University of Waterloo (Canada)
Graduate Coordinator: Catherine Inouye
Kinesiology is the discipline related to the scholarly study of sport, exercise and related activities from anatomical, biomechanical, developmental, physiological, psychological, sociological, philosophical and historical perspectives. Our mission is to prepare graduates who are knowledgable, professional, and take a multidisciplinary approach to promoting physical activity.
ProgramsBachelor of Science
Single Subject Preparation (Undergraduate)Master of ScienceMinor
- Kinesiology, Exercise, Nutrition, and Wellness Option, B.S.
- Kinesiology, Physical Activity Studies Option, B.S.
- Kinesiology, Physical Education Teaching Option, B.S.
- Kinesiology, Social Justice Option, B.S.
- Kinesiology, Special Studies Option, B.S.
- Kinesiology, Therapeutic Studies Option, B.S.