National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education

Where Scholars Come to Lead


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The mission of NAKHE is to foster leadership in kinesiology administration and policy as it relates to teaching, scholarship and service in higher education.

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The Chronicle Issue 26.1

Spring 2015

Greetings NAKHE Colleagues! I hope you are doing well at this point in your Spring term. By the time you are reading this it is likely you are preparing for final exams and grading.



Quest's primary purpose is to publish manuscripts that address issues and concerns relevant and meaningful to kinesiology and physical education in higher education.

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Upcoming Events

2016 NAKHE Conference

The 2016 NAKHE Conference will be held January 6-9, 2016 in San Diego, California. Registration for the conference is now open. You can register for the conference here. The "Program at a Gla…

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NAKHE Leadership Development Workshop

The NAKHE Leadership Development Workshop (LDW) focuses on providing opportunities for kinesiology faculty - especially those beginning their careers - to discuss leadership in the field by wo…

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2016 NAKHE Conference "Program At A Glance" Now Available

The "Program at a Glance" for the 2016 NAKHE Conference, which will be held January 6-9, 2016 in San Diego, is now available via this link.

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2016 NAKHE Election Results Are In!

NAKHE is pleased to announce Dr. Betty Block, Associate Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Texas A&M Commerce, as the President-elect, and as Vice President-elect Dr. Britt…

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The National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education is the oldest academic society in kinesiology solely focused on higher education and professional development issues. Scholars from all over the world come together yearly to examine issues of importance to the discipline and profession, and our publications provide a forum for the discussion of ideas that are important to the field. Come visit us at to become a part of a dynamic, friendly group of professionals dedicated to the promotion of kinesiology in higher education.

- Steve Estes, President