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Tackle chronic disease. Champion fitness. Study the science of human movement and prepare for a career that improves lives.


Faculty, students, and staff in the Department of Kinesiology and Community Health study all aspects of health, rehabilitation, and human movement across the lifespan. Faculty Research Highlights summarizes some of these projects. Other research exploration includes:

Research Areas

  • Lifespan physical activity

  • Community health

  • Rehabilitation counseling

  • Disability

  • Well-being & inclusion

  • Physical culture & education

  • Pedagogy

  • Human factors

  • Human performance

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It’s a great time to join AHS. Build your career making a difference.