Current research

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Our research spans disciplines, drawing together the best and brightest from the health professions, the sciences, and the humanities. You'll discover a range of subjects - from the cost of obesity in children to the health-care system to designing more ergonomic and efficient workspaces. Find out what current grad students have to say.

Funding opportunities


As a graduate student in the MSc Kinesiology program, you could be eligible to apply for grants and other opportunities to fund your studies. Many students also have teaching assistantships or research assistantships. Dalhousie also offers a range of funding opportunities to graduate students in various displines.

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Our faculty members have a range of research backgrounds - and many are cross-disciplinary, with research areas covering kinesiology as well as leisure or health promotion. What they all have in common is a desire to share their knowledge and ensure students have the skills they need to pursue a rewarding career.