Postdoctoral Scholars in Kinesiology

About postdoctoral scholars

Postdoctoral scholars, also referred to as fellows or postdocs, have completed a doctoral degree and pursue further training in a particular area of research. A postdoc scholar at the University of Calgary is supervised and mentored by an academic faculty member. Postdocs are central to the success of the faculty and university and have access to excellent research facilities and professional development opportunities. 

The research areas of kinesiology postdocs are biomechanics; exercise physiology; health, exercise and sport psychology; nutrition, metabolism and genetics; injury prevention, rehabilitation and sport medicine.

See current opportunities for postdoctoral scholars

News, awards and benefits

Current postdocs at UCalgary can stay up-to-date with research news, award opportunities, appointment guidelines and benefits. Learn more.  

Postdoctoral association

Part-time or full-time postdoctoral scholars and associates at the University of Calgary are members of the Postdoctoral Association


Postdoctoral Scholar Profiles

Biomechanics

Explore the various areas of postdoctoral research in the field of biomechanics. 


Lauren Benson

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Christian Clermont

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Ifaz Haider

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Eric Honert

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Amin Komeili

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Eng Kuan Moo

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Hamidreza Namazi

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Ian Smith

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Exercise Physiology


Danilo Iannetta

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Rosemary Twomey

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Health, Exercise and Sport Psychology


A. Justine Dowd

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Amanda Wurz

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Chantelle Zimmer

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation and Sport Medicine


Anu Räisänen

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Nutrition, Metabolism and Genetics


Rafael Fortuna

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Wendie Marks

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Shyamchand Mayengbam

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Chunlong Mu

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Erin Noye Tuplin

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Weilan Wang

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology

Socio-Cultural Aspects of the Body, Physical Activity and Health


Matt Ventresca

Postdoctoral Scholar
Faculty of Kinesiology