School of Health and Exercise Sciences

Gold-medal tennis player, human rights activist win UBCO honours
Family ties run tight for the close-knit McBride clan
Dr. Jennifer Jakobi brings people together with a purpose

Dr. Jennifer Jakobi brings people together with a purpose

The exercise neuroscientist is introducing STEM to underrepresented youth and helping older adults age in place.

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A Rebalancing Act

A Rebalancing Act

UBC Okanagan research probing the mysteries of human balance will help us stand better and fall less as we age

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Research with Altitude

Research with Altitude

Dr. Ali McManus and her research team are exploring what happens to children at high altitude.

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UBCO celebrates the researchers of the year
Dr. Rhyann McKay begins with the question: “How can I help?”

Graduate Teaching Positions 2022/2023

Job Classification: Depending on their program (Masters or PhD) Graduate TA’s will be ranked at the level of GTA I or GTA II Course Openings: Various courses within the Bachelor of Human Kinetics and Nursing curricula Student Eligibility: Must be registered in a Master’s or PhD program Salary: Markers, GTA I, GTA II per BCGEU […]

UBCO experts discuss what’s changed after two years of COVID-19
Exercising to counteract chronic inflammation

Exercising to counteract chronic inflammation

UBCO researchers say being active can help control an overactive immune system