The School of Health and Exercise Sciences advances discovery and the application of health and exercise knowledge for a better world.
1032

Alumni

19

Faculty Members

$ 12.8 M

In Research Funding (5 years)

167

Currently Funded Projects

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR

Welcome to the School of Health and Exercise Sciences

As Director of the School of Health and Exercise Sciences at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus, it gives me great pleasure to introduce you to our School.

Currently, the School has 19 full-time faculty members, many of whom are widely published internationally. In combination with the Faculty of Kinesiology at UBC Vancouver, we have been ranked:

  • #1 in Canada (QS and Shanghai rankings)
  • #3 in the world for sport-related subjects (QS ranking)
  • #18 in the world for sport-related subjects (Shanghai ranking)

I personally invite you to explore our website and get to know our academic community.

— Dr. Robert Shave, Professor and Director

Research

Managing disease, reducing changes of injury, and providing the best treatment — our researchers are making new discoveries that improve health for individuals and populations.

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