About Our Graduate Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science Faculty

  • Professor Kulik with students in the classroom

    FACULTY RESPECTED IN THE FIELD — Professor Keri Kulik (third from left) was recently elected as the Pennsylvania state director for the National Strength and Conditioning Association. She has also served as chair of the Exercise Physiology Research Academy Committee for the National Association for Sport and Physical Education.

    Program Innovation, Real-World Success Elevate Each Class

    The IUP Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science faculty members bring decades of real-world experience to the classroom. Prior to arriving at IUP, they coached athletic teams, operated fitness training centers, and learned first-hand the rigors of working with hospitals to rehabilitate injured athletes and cardiac patients.

    Their excellent advisory assistance will help you choose a lasting career in coaching, fitness center management, corporate wellness, or other sport-industry sectors.

    • Our professors continue to expand their scholarly achievements by presenting research at regional and national events.
    • IUP professors have established innovative programs, such as the home school program and Special Needs Activity Program, which give you opportunities that enhance your resume.
    • Guidance is a key ingredient our professors bring to your graduate program, helping you make the right choices so you can excel as you complete your degree.
    • Active participation in academic and professional circles allows our professors to build a network of potential internship sponsors.