CSSOR supports both graduate and undergraduate research in sociocultural aspects of sport, physical activity, and physical culture. The following students currently engage in research projects within the CSSOR.
Kinesiology Graduate Student (1yr)
Focus: Gerokinesiology, emphasis on Motor Control & Learning
Secondary Focus: Philosophy of Sport
Related Research Areas: Philosophy of Play, Aesthetics in Sport, Martial Arts in Society and Sport, Tai Chi Chuan
Currently working with Dr. Gleaves on “Play and the Seven States of Being”
My areas of interest are in history and philosophy of sport, specifically in Olympic studies and international sport, nationalism/patriotism vs. internationalism, and the use of propaganda through sport.