Department of Kinesiology

School of Health and Human Sciences

News and Events

Three Ed.D. in KIN faculty attended the Digital Learning Initiative Symposium that was held at UNC Chapel Hill. The purpose of the symposium was to convene faculty and online learning professionals across the 17 UNC system institutions. Dr. Pam Brown, Dr. Erin Reifsteck, and Dr. Michael Hemphill were able to connect with alumni Dr. Sherry […]

Nick Beresic, an EdD in KIN student, recently presented at the UNCG Graduate Research and Creativity Expo. The purpose of the Expo is to showcase UNCG graduate students’ accomplishments to the greater Greensboro Community. Nick’s presentation was titled, “Examining Low Back Pain Prevention Strategies in the Electrophysiology and Catheterization Lab.” The purpose of his study […]

Lisa D. Powell, an Ed.D. in KIN candidate, presented at the Southeast Collegiate Fitness Expo that was held at the University of North Carolina Wilmington in February. Lisa presented on the physical activity group therapy program that she has helped create at Christopher Newport University. The program is named #cnubwell and is in collaboration with […]

Dr. Allan H. Goldfarb was awarded the 2019 Montoye Research Scholar Award by the SE Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine. This award is given in honor of Henry J. Montoye, one of the charter members of the SE ACSM chapter and past president.  The award honors a scientist whose research throughout their […]

UNCG EdD in KIN students and faculty recently teamed up to present at NAKHE (National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education) in Savannah, Georgia. Dr. Diane Gill and six students (Teri Schlosser, Susan Edkins, Beverly Justice, Marcia Rosiek, Christine Rockey and Amanda Aguilar) participated in a panel discussion titled: “The EdD in Kinesiology: A doctoral […]

Congratulations to Dr. Will Adams, the 2019 American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) New Investigator Award recipient! Dr. Adams will be presenting findings at the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting in May on work done in the Department of Kinesiology investigating racial and ethnic differences in 24 hour hydration status among college-aged men […]

UNCG EdD in KIN alum, Elizabeth “Lizzie” Lange, Assistant Professor and Program Director for Exercise and Sport Science, at William Peace University (WPU), was elated when selected to create the program back in early 2017.  Lizzie said, “It was exciting to have the opportunity to use my education, knowledge, and past experience to start a […]

EdD in Kin faculty Dr. Erin Reifsteck recently presented at Southeast American College of Sports Medicine (SEACSM). The conference was held February 14th-16th in Greenville, SC. The project was a collaboration with other kinesiology faculty Dr. Laurie Wideman and Dr. Jackie Maher, nutrition faculty Dr. Lenka Shriver, and PhD students Jamian Newton and Rachael Hunt. […]

Chris Condran is in the 2018 cohort of EdD online students. He is an outpatient orthopedic physical therapist with 5 years of clinical experience and an Instructor of Physical Therapy in the online transitional doctorate program at Arcadia University. Chris’ research and advocacy interests are centered in providing inclusive clinical environments for all patients, transgender […]