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Kinesiology

Examining Human Movement — and Its Powerful Impact on Health and Well-being

The Department of Kinesiology in Penn State's College of Health and Human Development has built a long-standing reputation of excellence in the study of physical activity, from the basic mechanisms of human movement to the complex dynamics of physical activity in society as a whole.

Jane Sharon Akinyemi
Postdoc Scholar Spotlight
Akinyemi receives scholar award

Postdoctoral scholar Jane Sharon Akinyemi of kinesiology received the President’s Postdoctoral Scholar award from the President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program. This program recognizes scholars whose research, teaching, and service contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education.