Faculty & Staff

The Kinesiology Department is fortunate to have a diverse and experienced faculty and staff. Many of the faculty have professional experience outside the classroom with the topics of study and truly embrace the opportunity to share their knowledge and experience with students in the department.


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David Rolling Interim Chair, Associate Professor of Kinesiology, Director of Sport Administration program


Jamie Stangel Associate Professor of Kinesiology, Director of Sport Management program Pronouns: she/her/hers

Peixing Jiang Associate Professor of Kinesiology 219.464.6667

David Lantis Assistant Professor of Kinesiology 219.464.5280

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James Daugherty Adjunct Professor of Kinesiology


Tristan Leonhard Director of Recreational Sports Pronouns: he/him


Rebekah Reichard Adjunct Professor of Kinesiology


Barbara Tyree Professor Emeritus of Kinesiology