Jefferey ZahavichPhD

Instructor, Kinesiology


Phone: 902-494-2012
Fax: 902-494-5120
Mailing Address: 
School of Health and Human Performance
Dalhousie University
Stairs House, P.O. Box 15000, 6230 South Street
Halifax, N.S., B3H 4R2
(Office location: Dalplex, Kinesiology Suite)
Research Topics:
  • School-based physical education
  • Healthy school policy
  • Applied exercise physiology
  • Exercise testing and prescription
  • Sport coaching
  • Coach education


  • Ph.D. (2020) Health, Dalhousie University
  • M.Sc. (2010) Kinesiology, University of Calgary
  • B.Sc. (2007) Health Promotion, Dalhousie University
  • B.Sc. (2006) Kinesiology, Dalhousie University


  • CSEP Clinical Exercise Physiologist
  • CSEP Certified Personal Trainer Instructor/Examiner
  • NCCP Chartered Professional Coach
  • NCCP Comp. Dev. Learning FacilitatorTriathlon Canada Comp. Dev. Coach (Certified)
  • Cycling Canada Comp. Dev. Coach (Trained)
  • Canadian Weightlifting Federation Comp. Intro. (In Training) Coach