Brian Maraj, PhD

Professor, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation - Faculty Affairs

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation - Faculty Affairs
Email
brian.maraj@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-8649
Address
4-419 Van Vliet Complex - West
8831 - 116 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H9

Overview

About

Degrees

Ph.D. Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
M.A. Department of Physical Education, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
B.P.E. School of Physical Education and Athletics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Background

2008 - Present:   Professor Faculty of Physical Education & Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta 

2003 - 2008:   Associate Professor, Faculty of Physical Education & Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta 

1999 - 2003:   Assistant Professor Faculty of Physical Education & Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta

1996 - 1999:   Assistant Professor Department of Kinesiology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA


Research

Motor learning and control: Understanding the mechanisms involved in the acquisition of motor skills and the appropriateness of transfer between skills.


Teaching

PEDS 203 - Skill Acquisition and Performance
PEDS 307 – Motor Development


Courses

KSR 576 - Principles of Performance: Programming and Pedagogy

This course examines a range of knowledges, perspectives and practices relevant to effective programming and pedagogy across a variety of coaching contexts. Note: Credit will be granted for only one of KSR 576, KRLS 576 or PERLS 576.


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