Department of Kinesiology

School of Health and Human Sciences


To say congrats just doesn’t do it justice. Our faculty have really outdone themselves this year! Dr. Bill Karper: 40 years of service (not pictured)Dr. Aaron Terranova: Anna Maria Gove Award for Teaching ExcellenceDr. Pam Brown: UNCG Award for Excellence in Online EducationDr. Tom Martinek: UNCG Nominee for the O. Max Gardner Award We also had […]

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 […]

All Day Advising is Wednesday, March 27! Reminder for Juniors and Seniors on degree works, All Day Advising is mandatory to receive your advising code! All PEHTE students, please make arrangements to attend. If your degree works has you listed as a Freshman or Sophomore, you will not attend All Day Advising. You will receive your […]

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. […]

On the evening of Thursday February 7th, our UNCG Men’s Basketball Spartans took on the Samford Bulldogs. The game was close. It’s the second half and fans are cheering, the players are off the bench, and a timeout is called. While most fans are taking out their phones, or even dancing with the music, kinesiologists, […]

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 […]