Department of Kinesiology

School of Health and Human Sciences

EdD

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 […]

Dr. Callie Phillips is currently the Head Volleyball Coach and an Adjunct Professor at Johnson & Wales University in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Since earning her doctorate degree Callie has been busy – coaching and teaching! She is managing a nationally-ranked, championship contending volleyball program and teaching a course on coaching and athletic administration at Johnson […]

Dr. Jenn Schachner is currently the Program and Operations Director at the  Timpany Center, a non-profit educational and therapeutic center that serves community members through a partnership between San José State University Research Foundation (SJSURF) and Santa Clara County. She also teaches beginning and intermediate Taekwondo for the Kinesiology Department at San Jose State University.  […]

Recently, EdD in KIN faculty and students participated in the Association for Applied Sport Psychology’s (AASP) Virtual Conference. The annual conference was held virtually October 21st-24th, 2020 and featured a variety of speakers including Brandon Marshall – former NFL all-Pro and Kara Goucher – Olympic Marathoner and World Champion Medalist. Several of our EdD students […]