To generate new knowledge and educate society as to the scientific principles that underlie the role of movement in attaining optimal human health and well-being.

By our study of the structural and functional interactions between movement and health, we will:

  • promote the understanding of benefits of physical activity;
  • provide high quality education for undergraduate and graduate students;
  • extend the boundaries of knowledge through innovative and integrative research;
  • translate research results to practical applications beneficial to society.

The Department of Kinesiology is committed to promoting diversity.