Gordon Chalmers

Professor

Kinesiology and Physical Education Program

Office: Engineering Technology 275    

Email

Gordon Chalmers

Phone:

360-650-3113

Web Site:

http://myweb.facstaff.wwu.edu/chalmers/

 

Education 

1990 Ph.D., Kinesiology, University of California, Los Angeles.
   Major area: Neuromuscular function and adaptation.
   Minor area: Biomechanics.
1988 M.S., Kinesiology, University of California, Los Angeles.
1984 B.S., Kinesiology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C., Canada.

Research Interests  

Neuromuscular physiology.

Publications

Profile  

I have taught at WWU since 1996.  Prior to this, I held the following positions:

  • Instructor, Dept. of Kinesiology & Human Kinetics, Capilano College, North Vancouver, B.C., Canada, 1994-1996.
  • Medical Research Council of Canada Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dept. of Kinesiology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada, 1994-1996.
  • Post-Doctoral Researcher, School of Medicine, Neurosciences Dept., University of California, San Diego, 1991-1994.
  • Post-Doctoral Researcher, Dept. of Kinesiology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1990-1991.
  • Lab Instructor, Dept. of Kinesiology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1986-1990.
  • Research Assistant, Dept. of Kinesiology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1984-1990.

Courses Taught  

KIN 301 Survey of Physical Education and Health
KIN 306 Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education

KIN 410 Motor Control and Learning

KIN 506 Research Design in Human Movement and Performance

KIN 507 Motor Control
HLED 345 Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
HLED 435 Worksite Health Promotion

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