Mission Statement

The School of Kinesiology is dedicated to creating, advancing, and disseminating interdisciplinary knowledge that fosters individual and societal health and wellbeing through sport and physical activity.


The School seeks to fully drive this mission by focusing on the following priorities:


Teaching, Student Learning, and Engagement

The School offers a world-class environment and exceptional learning opportunities for training the next generation of leaders in kinesiology.

Research Innovation and Excellence

The School has a highly regarded international reputation for multidisciplinary research excellence, community impact, and cultural collaboration.


Knowledge Exchange and Community Engagement

The School is a leader in engaging diverse communities in the study and promotion of physical literacy, physical activity, sport, and health.

Outstanding Work Environment

The School strives to provide an exceptional and sustainable working environment that fosters intellectual and social vibrancy, wellbeing, and a culturally diverse and collegial atmosphere grounded in mutual integrity.