Kerry Mummery, PhD, FASMF

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

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation - Faculty Affairs
Email
kerry.mummery@ualberta.ca
Address
University Hall
8840 - 114 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2J9

Overview

About

Degrees:

  • PhD – Physical Education and Sport Studies – University of Alberta – 1994
  • MSc – Physical Education (Sport Psychology) – University of Saskatchewan – 1987
  • BSc – Zoology/Environmental Science – Brandon University – 1981


  • Background:
  • Faculty member, Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Health, Central Queensland University, 1997 -2010
  • Professor and Dean, Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Health at Central Queensland University, 2008 – 2010
  •  Professor and Dean, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation at the University of Alberta 2010 - 2021
  • Related Appointments:
  • Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Health & Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology.
  • Member, National Health and Medical Research Council, Research Translation Faculty
  • Honorary Professor, University of Stirling, Scotland, UK.
  • Member, Social Dimensions of Health Institute, University of Dundee, Dundee Scotland.
  • Research Associate, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Past Member, Swimming Canada Board of Directors
  • Past Member, Coaching Association of Canada Board of Directors
  • Member, ParticipAction Board of Directors
  • Fellow, Australian Sports Medicine Federation

Research

My research focuses on the promotion and understanding of health-related physical activity

•   Lead on the Australian 10,000 Steps project 2001 - 2010 (http://www.10000steps.org.au/)

•   Lead on the Canadian UWalk project 2013 – present (https://uwalk.ca/)





Teaching

  • Teaching KRLS 716 – Sport and Recreation Leadership
  • Currently supervising/co-supervising 2 graduate students
  • No longer accepting applications from graduate students for supervision