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Department of Kinesiology

Department of Kinesiology Website

 Hayward Hills Campus MapThe 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


Associate Professors

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)


Assistant Professors

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

Mission Statement

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.



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