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April 13, 2017
JMU is leading the way in adapted sports and inclusive recreation education, due in part to the work of kinesiology professor Cathy McKay, who was inspired to organize the Paralympic Skill Lab.
Kinesiology graduate David Gesualdi (PHETE program) was selected as Washington D.C.'s teacher of the year for Excellence in Classroom Innovation! Congratulations, David!
PHETE program graduate Gregory Weisbecker ('16, M.A.T.) was recently named 2017 Outstanding New Teacher of the Year Finalist for Fairfax County, Virginia. Congratulations, Greg! The kinesiology department and CHBS are proud of you!
November 28, 2016
Elliot White ('08) followed his passion for Kinesiology and is now CEO of True Fitness and Nutrition, a personal training gym in McLean, VA.
Welcome from Kinesiology
Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology! Kinesiology involves the study of human movement and our faculty and students do so from a physiological, biomechanical, and psychosocial perspective. More >