National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education

Hellison Interdisciplinary Research Grant


Justin A. Haegele, Hunter J. Bennett & Xihe Zhu, Old Dominion University
An Interdisciplinary Investigation into the Movement of Individuals with Visual Impairments: Perspectives from Adapted Physical Activity & Biomechanics

Luciana Zuest, California State University, Chico, Dr. Sae-Mi Lee, California State University, Los Angeles & Dr. Dawn Clifford, Northern Arizona University
Development of a Health at Every Size®-based Intervention for Fitness Professionals

Samuel R. Hodge, The Ohio State University, Luis Columna, University of Wisconsin-Madison, T.M. Ayodele Adesanya, The Ohio State University & Irene Hatsu, The Ohio State University, Ramón L. Álvarez, Puerto Rico Olympic Training Center, & Christian Martínez-Rivera, University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez
Puerto Rican Pre-Teenagers’ Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior, and Cardiometabolic Risks


Paula Parker, Campbell University & Jennifer Bunn, Sam Houston State University
Hardiness, Sleep, and Wellness in Female Collegiate Lacrosse Athletes

Chih-Chia Chen & Soyoung Lim, Mississippi State University
The Feasibility of Inclusive Badminton Class for Students With and Without Intellectual Disabilities (ID)

Hannah Bennett, Thomas Dobosz, Christos Hatzigeorgiou, A. Maleah Holland, Nicole Moore & Kate Wohlleben O’Connor, Augusta University
Multi-disciplinary Approach to Treating Obesity


Tara M. Tietjen-Smith, Northwestern State University and Haley Taitano, Northwestern State University
The Impact of Toxic Leadership on Intercollegiate Athletics Departments by 

Brad Strand, North Dakota State University and Sean Brotherson, North Dakota State University
Female Leadership in Sport 

Kanae Haneishi, Western Colorado University, Betty Block, Texas A&M University Commerce, Emilia Zarco, Adelphi University, María Esther Prados Megías, Universidad de Almería, Spain, and Marcus Johnson, Jarvis Christian College
Thirdspace Movement Model Interdisciplinary Research