Department of Kinesiology

School of Health and Human Sciences

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Recently EdD in KIN students, Andrew Cage and Brandon Warner presented at the 2021 NAKHE Conference. The conference was held virtually on January 6-9, 2021. This year’s conference theme was “Supporting Faculty through Effective Leadership: The Work Beyond the Work”. It was focused on legal and ethical aspects of the work environment, open communication between […]

The 2021 NAKHE Conference was held virtually on January 6-9, 2021. This year’s conference theme was “Supporting Faculty through Effective Leadership: The Work Beyond the Work.” It was focused on legal and ethical aspects of the work environment, open communication between faculty and administrators, and understanding inclusive excellence. And our UNCG KIN faculty members, Dr. […]

Congratulations to Darnell Clark for being awarded the Doctor of Education in Kinesiology (EdD in KIN) Professional Development Award. Darnell, a member of the 2019 cohort, currently serves as the Director of Strength and Conditioning at Charlotte Country Day school, where he designs and administers wellness and performance training for 70 teams in 26 sports […]

Congratulations to EdD in KIN faculty Dr. Michael Hemphill! He has been selected as the recipient of this year’s Ernest A. Lynton Award for the Scholarship of Engagement for early career faculty. This national award recognizes a full-time faculty member who exemplifies excellence in connecting teaching, research, and service to community engagement. Dr. Hemphill was […]

A big THANK YOU is in order for Ms. Emily Britt, the Department of Kinesiology Undergraduate Studies Coordinator. Emily is taking a position with the School of Health and Human Sciences in the Dean’s Office working with donors and alumni. Emily finished up her M.B.A. with a concentration in Marketing at UNCG this December. Her […]

On November 18th, the third EdD virtual social event brought students together for a 60-minute virtual yoga session to release “Tech Neck.” Throughout the session attendees shared thoughts about life, work, study, and the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday. This event was hosted by several of our 2020 cohort members (Mona, Katie, & Amanda), and provided a […]

Mark Snow, a member of the 2017 cohort of EdD in KIN students, recently competed in UNCG’s Webinars Worth Watching (W^3) Competition. During the competition, Mark had 10 minutes to present his work in a webinar format. His presentation was titled, “Creation of Online Active Learning Faculty Development Page.” Mark completed this project as a […]

Allen Adeimy is a physical education educator and athletic director at Ellerbe Middle School. Now in his fourth year as a doctoral student a part of UNCG’s EdD in KIN, he is working on his dissertation to complete his degree. His project focuses on Ellerbe Middle School’s in-school intramural sports program and its effects on […]

At the recent Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP) National Conference, KIN faculty, Dr. Erin Reifsteck was awarded the Dorothy V. Harris Memorial Award. “The Dorothy V. Harris Memorial Award acknowledges the distinguished contributions of Dr. Dot Harris (1931-1991) to sport psychology by recognizing the efforts of a current AASP scholar/practitioner in the early stage […]