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Becoming a Golden Hawk means more than just cheering on our (really good) varsity teams – it means being a student who cares about your community, who works hard in the classroom, and who takes advantage of all the learning opportunities that can happen outside the classroom, too.

Quincy Almeida
Movement Disorders Research and Rehabilitation Centre

Pam Bryden

  • Handedness, laterality and manual asymmetries
  • Motor development
  • Developmental disabilities

Michael Cinelli
Associate Professor

  • Perception-action integration
  • Obstacle avoidance
  • Balance control
  • Concussions

Kimberley Dawson

  • Sport psychology
  • Exercise adherence
  • Sport performance

Tim Elcombe
Associate Professor

  • Sport
  • Culture and politics
  • Sport ethics and athlete development

Mark Eys
Canada Research Chair (Tier II), Group Dynamics and Physical Activity
Graduate Coordinator

  • Sport psychology
  • Group dynamics
  • Team building

Paula Fletcher

  • Lived experience/qualitative research
  • Chronic disease, disability and caregiving
  • Examination of aging issues (falling and health behaviours)

Diane Gregory
Associate Professor

  • Biomechanics
  • Spine health
  • Ergonomics

Dawn Guthrie

  • Aging
  • Health care and service delivery
  • Sensory impairments
  • Palliative care

Alanna Harman
Assistant Professor

  • Organizational behaviour in sport
  • Media representations of athletes

Tom J. Hazell
Associate Professor

  • Energy balance
  • Appetite regulation
  • Gut hormones
  • Energy expenditure
  • High-intensity interval training (HIIT)/sprint interval training (SIT)
  • Vitamin D and skeletal muscle function

Jayne Kalmar
Associate Professor

  • Neuromuscular fatigue
  • Neural control of movement
  • Motor neuron properties

Renée S. MacPhee
Associate Professor

  • Occupational injury status of paramedics
  • Pre-hospital care environments
  • Health

Stephen Perry

  • Biomechanics
  • Neurophysiology
  • Dynamic balance control
  • Footwear and orthotics
  • Falls in the elderly

Jennifer Robertson-Wilson
Associate Professor

  • Sport and exercise psychology
  • Health promotion
  • Built environment

Margaret Schneider
Associate Professor

  • Chronic illness/disability
  • Health and well-being
  • Phenomenology

Jill Tracey
Associate Professor

  • Psychological recovery from injury and rehabilitation
  • Mental skills consulting/performance enhancement
  • Enhancing health and physical activity behaviours across the lifespan
  • Retirement from sport and lifelong health and physical activity
  • Coaching effectiveness; talent identification and development

Stephen Wenn
Undergraduate Advisor

  • The International Olympic Committee and television rights negotiations
  • Sport and commerce


Contact Us:

Mark Eys, Graduate Coordinator

T: 519.884.0710 x4157

General Inquiries

T: 519.884.0710 x2116

Faculty and Staff


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