凯萨琳米。 kinkema博士

Kathleen Kinkema

Associate Vice President for 学术事务; Professor of Exercise & Sport Science

教育
学士,大峡谷州立大学,体育教育,1979年
北卡罗莱纳州的M.S.,大学格林斯伯勒分校,运动与体育科学,1987
北卡罗莱纳州的博士,大学格林斯伯勒分校,运动与体育科学,1998年
电话
970.943.7133
电子邮件
kkinkema@western.edu
办公地点
保罗·莱特健身房233

Kathleen Kinkema, Ph.D., joined the faculty at Western in 1998 after six years as a faculty member in Exercise & Sport Science at Pfeiffer University in North Carolina. Dr. Kinkema’s professional and scholarly interests are in sociocultural sport studies and physical education pedagogy.

She is passionate about ensuring social justice in physical activity and sport settings as well as in the role of physical activity in lifelong wellness. Her physical activity passions include road biking, ice hockey, hiking, skiing, canoeing and pickleball. Dr. Kinkema served as Chair of the Recreation, Exercise & Sport Science Department from 2009-2015; she joined the staff in 学术事务 in 2015.

你是怎么立博体育?

我希望从种族主义,同性恋搬迁,农村北卡罗莱纳州的完成我的博士学位后只见在高等教育纪事报发布的工作。从我以前的机构我打高尔夫的一个哥们曾在这里假期了很多来与她的丈夫,并说这是美丽的。我爱上了该地区,当我来到了我的采访。此外,我想教的是一个较小的机构,即优先考虑本科教育,在一个更大,更负盛名的机构调低一份薪水更高位置。

是什么一些你的职业生涯的亮点?

Impacting the lives of the students I work and have worked with, seeing them flourish in their careers and in life post-graduation. I was proud to be a faculty honoree for an 校友 Award of Excellence recipient. My commitment and love for teaching were validated several years ago when I was nominated for (by Western students), and subsequently received, the College & University Teacher of the Year award by the Colorado Association for Health and 体育.

什么最令你关于你的领域?

通过促进终身体育锻炼的积极影响人们生活的能力。我不能认为另一技术人员(除了读取)即大于重要的是,作为一个熟练的移动,能够在大范围的身体活动在一生的过程中安全地从事。

什么是关于甘尼森山谷你最喜欢什么?

我值能够在身体活动参与,我喜欢旅行,而无需:冰球,自行车,滑雪,皮划艇和徒步旅行。社区的大小可以很容易地制定有意义的社区参与强烈的社会联系和接洽的机会。我曾作为导师甘尼森公司董事会主席,志愿者在社区作为主园丁,并担任了市甘尼森的目前公园和娱乐咨询委员会。

讲授课程

  • ESS 210-213: Skill Development & Analysis
  • ESS 350:体育教育教学评估 
  • 392 ESS:中学体育教育的方法
  • ESS 353: Health & 体育 in Elementary School
  • ESS 490: Sociology of Sport & Physical Activity
  • ESS 495:高级研修班在运动与体育科学