Kinesiology faculty

Dean J. Calsbeek, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Kinesiology

Ph.D., Colorado State University
M.S., Colorado State University
B.A., Northwestern College



Dr. Calsbeek has a doctorate in physiology and a master’s degree in exercise physiology. He serves as the program coordinator for the exercise science major, as well as the career concentrations in fitness management and strength & conditioning. He teaches courses in exercise physiology, exercise testing and prescription, nutrition, and human physiology. He also directs exercise science research and internships and serves as the faculty mentor for the Kinesiology Klub. A 1997 Northwestern graduate and former Raider football player, Professor Calsbeek assists the athletics department by announcing sporting events for Internet broadcasts.



    • American Physiological Society
    • American College of Sports Medicine
    • Christian Society of Kinesiology and Leisure Studies