Join Colleagues that Share an Interdisciplinary View of Kinesiology in Higher Education
The National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education is an organization for professionals in higher education. Its purpose is to provide a forum for interdisciplinary ideas, concepts, and issues related to the role of kinesiology subdisciplines in higher education with respect for social, cultural, and personal perspectives.
Why Affiliate with NAKHE? NAKHE is a small professional organization composed of Kinesiology professionals from the areas of teacher education, basic instruction, recreation management and other areas. Membership of NAKHE is composed of professionals just underway to those at the pinnacle of their careers. Regardless of experience or faculty rank, NAKHE offers opportunities to advance one's professional contributions through scholarly and service activities.
NAKHE Member Benefits
Join professionals in the kinesiology sub-disciplines who come together to discuss common interests and concerns in higher education.
Exceptional programs and workshops that address contemporary issues and concerns of professionals in higher education.
- Annual January Conference
- Summer Leadership Development Workshop
- Department Head Certification Training
Presentations of Scholarly Work
An arena for sharing insights, scholarly work and creative ideas at the annual conference.
Interaction with Professional Leaders
Network with recognized national and international leaders in Kinesiology.
Members receive issues of Quest and the International Journal of Kinesiology in Higher Education. In addition, NAKHE members have online access to the Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport.
OPERA (Opportunities in Physical Education and Related Areas) is NAKHE's job posting service. Members can browse current job openings at higher education institutions. Posting on OPERA is free to NAKHE members and institutions employing NAKHE members