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List of Professors

Namesort icon Years at Michigan Position

Tammy Bettina Cornwell

2007 - 2010
Professor of Kinesiology

Richard A. Wolfe

2000 - 2007
Associate Professor of Kinesiology

Phyllis S. Weikart

1966 - 1994
Associate Professor of Kinesiology

Phyllis Ocker

1961 - 1992
Assistant Professor of Sports Management & Communication

Paul A. Borsa

1999 - 2003
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Michael J. Stevenson

1970
Assistant Professor of Physical Education

Merle L. Foss

1968 - 2002
Professor of Kinesiology, Physical Education

Marvin J. Boluyt

2000 - 2007
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Mark L. Palmer

2007 - 2014
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Lee H. Somers

1969 - 2001
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
Associate Research Scientist of Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Sciences

Kenneth G. Simmons

1960 - 1971
Assistant Professor of Physical Education

Joyce I Lindeman

1968 - 2000
Associate Professor of Kinesiology

John R. Vivian

1989 - 1998
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
Director of Sports Research Laboratory

Joan Farrell

1951 - 1986
Associate Professor of Kinesiology

Jason Allen Winfree

2003 - 2013
Associate Professor of Kinesiology

Guy G. Reiff

1960 - 1992
Professor of Movement Science

Glenn E. (Bo) Schembechler

1969 - 1990
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology (Sports Management and Communication)
Director of Intercollegiate Athletics

Dee W. Edington

1976 - 2013
Professor of Kinesioogy
Research Scientist, School of Public Health
Chair, Department of Physical Education 1977-1990

Clifford Larkins

1991 - 1994
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology (Movement Science)

Christine M. Brooks

1985 - 2001
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology (Sports Management and Communication)

Charles J. Worringham

1986 - 1997
Associate Professor of Kinesiology

C. Keith Harrison

1997 - 2004
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Bruce A Watkins

1980 - 2012
Associate Professor of Kinesiology

Brian W. Eisner

1969
Assistant Professor of Physical Education

Bernard Patrick Maloy

1986 - 2001
Associate Professor of Kinesiology