Department Chair: Sharon R. Guthrie
Department Office: Health and Human Services (HHS) 2, Rm. 105
Telephone: (562) 985-4051
Faculty: Ketra L. Armstrong, D. Margaret Costa, Jill A. Crussemeyer, James A. Davis, Shawn Dolan, Janet M. Fisher, Keith W. Freesemann, John J. Garhammer (Emeritus), Christine Galvan, Dixie A. Grimmett (Emerita), Sharon R. Guthrie, Grant M. Hill, Daniel W. Jones, Kerrie Kauer, Jeff L. Kress, Barry W. Lavay, Mikiko Nakajima, Clayre K. Petray, Ralph Rozenek, Jan M. Schroeder, Emyr W. Williams, Alison M. Wrynn, Will Wu, Douglas E. Young
Department Coordinator: Stacia Ticer
The mission of the Department of Kinesiology is to facilitate wellness among individuals through the study and application of human movement principles across the lifespan and through the management of and participation in physical activity, exercise, and sport. The Department serves the needs of students completing majors in other fields who find that certain aspects of kinesiology are important to professional objectives and personal interests.
In addition to the degree requirements for the Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology and the Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, the Major must meet the following Department policies and requirements for University graduation: