Dept. of Kinesiology and Physical Education

 textThree new professors have joined the Faculty of Education in January, 2018. We welcome Elizabeth Patitsas to our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), and Tyler Churchward-Venne and Charlotte Usselman to our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education (KPE). 

Published on: 15 Jan 2018

 one or more people and indoor Do you want to adopt a healthier lifestyle for the new year?
 Would you like to be more active physically? 
Make those wishes a reality!

Classified as: path
Published on: 15 Jan 2018

 one or more people, people standing and textA new study by McGill researchers concludes that CFL players continue to under-report their concussions.

Classified as: path, Research
Published on: 12 Jan 2018

 Reflecting on Practice (Paperback) book coverLee Schaefer, of our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education (KPE), has coauthored a new book titled

Classified as: Research, path
Published on: 11 Jan 2018

Mélodie Daoust (BEd (Phys Ed) 2017), former Martlets captain and three-time McGill female athlete of the year, will be donning a Canadian jersey once again in mid-February, at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.

Published on: 11 Jan 2018

The 2018 Times Higher Education World University Rankings have placed McGill University at 35th overall internationally in the subject of education.

Classified as: Miepa
Published on: 5 Jan 2018

Four students from our faculty were honoured at the 32nd annual Quebec university sports gala on Wednesday. Some 75 cheques totaling $301,500 were issued by the Quebec Foundation for Athletic Excellence at the event, which took place before more than 650 guests at the Sheraton Laval, just north of Montreal. In total, 13 students across the entire university received bursaries.

These included:

Classified as: Awards
Published on: 4 Dec 2017

The Martlet Foundation's annual general meeting was a cause for celebration among students and faculty in our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education (KPE). Of 11 students university-wide who received scholarships and awards, three study with our KPE department. Two of these were winners of the prestigious Jean Béliveau Award.

Published on: 30 Nov 2017

The Hon. Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, announces grants and scholarships to fund research in social sciences and humanities

Classified as: Research
Published on: 23 Nov 2017

 one or more peopleProfessor Dennis Jensen has been named Director of the McGill Research Centre for Physical Activity and Health (PATH). The appointment is for a three-year term, effective immediately.

Classified as: path, Research
Published on: 16 Nov 2017

2017 Undergraduate reserach conference prizewinners
Tristan Kosciuch, Katarina Kuhnert, Lauren Thompson, Jade Sauvé, Dean Bruce Lennox, Edward Chernysh, Andrei Lupu, Chelsea Kim, Johanna Hoshizaki, Hamza Ahmad.

Published on: 3 Nov 2017

For the 13th year in a row, Maclean’s magazine has ranked McGill as the top university in Canada among institutions in the medical-doctoral category.

Classified as: IHDW, Miepa
Published on: 12 Oct 2017

McGill's Faculty of Education is pleased to welcome five new tenure-track professors to our academic ranks this year: Drs. Blane Harvey, Jordan Koch, Joseph Levitan, Caroline Temcheff and Dennis Wendt.

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Published on: 3 Oct 2017