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PHOTO: 4VAKinesiology faculty among 4-VA grant recipients

November 9, 2017

Faculty from eight departments, including kinesiology for the first time, received more than $70,000 in grants for collaborative research projects from 4-VA at JMU.

PHOTO: Amanda Reeder

Kinesiology senior studies healthcare in Spain

October 24, 2017

Amanda Reeder coordinated her own individualized program in Valencia, Spain which fulfilled the four credit, 160-hour internship requirement for her major.

PHOTO: Max McQuillanJunior kinesiology major interns as athletic performance coach

October 20, 2017

Even as a high school athlete, junior Max McQuillan knew he had a passion for learning about the mechanics of peak athletic performance.

PHOTO: Justin BennettAlumni highlight - Justin Bennett

August 22, 2017

Justin Bennett ('14) used his Kinesiology education and internship experience to embark on a career in physical therapy.

Welcome from Kinesiology

PHOTO: Janet Wigglesworth

Faculty and students in our department examine human movement from a physiological, biomechanical, developmental and psychosocial perspective. Undergraduates receive a B.S. in Kinesiology, with coursework focusing on either Exercise Science (ES) or Physical & Health Education Teacher Education (PHETE). More >

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