Professors D. Bakker, J. Bergsma (chair), B. Bolt, Y. Lee, N. Meyer, J. Timmer Jr., K. Vande Streek, A. Warners
Associate Professors J. Kim, J. Ross
Assistant Professors K. Berends, D. Gelderloos, B. Otte, J. Sparks
The Kinesiology Department explores the art and science in human physical activity and serves students interested in a variety of careers and courses of study. Potential careers include health and physical education teaching and sport coaching, pre-physical therapy and other allied health professions, health promotion and fitness leadership, sport management, and recreation therapy. The department also offers a dance minor and directs various physical activity programs including Dance Guild, intramurals, outdoor recreation, campus recreation, and intercollegiate athletics for men and women.