Welcome to the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation. We offer a wide range of degrees and the opportunity to participate in fascinating research from obesity to offshore survival, from pedagogy to basic neuromuscular investigations, to athletes/participants with disabilities, and coach development. Read more...

For more information, contact us:

Dr. Heather Carnahan, dean
Human Kinetics and Recreation
Memorial University of Newfoundland
(709) 864-8129 or hkrdirec@mun.ca

Employment Opportunities

Per Course Instructors Spring Semester 2016

Teaching Appointment (4 month contract) – one position


HKR Recognized at Volunteer Reception

HKR was recognized at the Student Volunteer Bureau and the City of St. John's volunteer reception on Friday. Th inaugural Building Healthy Communities at Memorial award was given to the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation Society and the school received the 2016 Glenn Roy Blundon Award for excellence in disability accommodation. Congratulations to all nominees and recipients! 

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Safe and healthy

There’s a growing public awareness and momentum to promote positive body image. Researchers with the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation are hoping to continue to influence the conversation especially around improving body image in sport.

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