Congratulations to the recipients of
2021 CGS-M Awards!


Message from the Chair

Prof. Julie Côté, Chair, Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education

May 5th, 2021

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KPE Recipients of McGill Sports Science Fellowships

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Congratulations to our 2021 NSERC (USRA) Award Recipients!

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Interdisciplinary Research

Our researchers partner with specialists in a diversity of disciplines including psychology, physical and occupational therapy, neurosurgery, nursing, management, physics, mechanical engineering, and bioengineering.

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Undergraduate Programs

Our B.Ed program is the only one to certify teachers in the English sector in Quebec. Our B.Sc kinesiology program provides each student 400-600 hours of hands-on experience.

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Graduate Programs

The large majority of our graduate students and post-doctoral fellows have been successfully funded by external fellowships and/or research grants of their supervisors.

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Research Experts

Our department supports a vibrant research community and houses several renowned research facilities.

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Dr. Benoit Gentil
Assistant Professor

Researching role of gene mutations in RARE neurological diseases

Master’s and PHD opportunities available

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Dr. Dilson Rassier
Professor, Dean, and Canada Research Chair

Researching muscle physiology and biophysics

Master’s and PhD opportunities available

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Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education

Message from the Chair

May 5th, 2021

Dear Kinesiology & Phys Ed (KPE) students,

Last week saw the official end of our 2020-21 academic year. This year will go down in history as the first where learning activities were conducted entirely remotely for the large majority of you. I have no doubt that this has been a challenging experience for many of you, just as it has been for our teaching and administrative staff. Let’s all give ourselves a collective pat on the back for this achievement!

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Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, the oldest running physical education program in the country, serving the community since 1912.

The Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education offers programs at both the Undergraduate and Graduate levels. You are invited to explore our program offerings.

General questions or comments are welcome, simply kin.physed [at] (email us).


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