Areas of Research

The Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation study topics such as the effects of exercise and movement on cells and neurons; the use of physical activity to promote health and fight disease; ways in which people engage in recreation, leisure, and tourism; sport science, adapted physical activity; and, how society influences (and is influenced by) discourses, events, and current issues surrounding sport and physical activity.

Adapted Physical Activity

Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine

Coaching Studies and Sport Psychology

Neuroscience and Movement

Physiology

Recreation, Sport and Tourism

Sociocultural