National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education

About Us

The National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education (NAKHE) is a 501(C)(3) not for profit organization.


NAKHE strives to be an inclusive community of kinesiology professionals who nurture, mentor, and lead one another to greatness.


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

Statement of Direction

NAKHE is devoted to promoting leadership through mentoring and networking among administrators, faculty, and students inclusive of disciplinary and institutional affiliation. Our diverse membership collaborates to initiate and cultivate progressive partnerships, scholarly papers, and projects that provide the structure and resources to guide the field of kinesiology.

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