Doctoral Scholar Award

 

Doctoral Scholar Award


AKA Doctoral Student Scholar Awards
in Kinesiology Programs


The AKA Scholar Awards recognize at the national level, the academic and leadership accomplishments of doctoral students in AKA member departments. This annual award honors a select number of students nominated, by member departments, whose academic and leadership records are distinctive. Recommendations for this award are initiated by department faculty from the student’s academic institution. The award is intended to recognize and promote academic excellence, to further the professional competence and dedication of academically accomplished doctoral students and to promote kinesiology and its related fields.

Doctoral Selection Process


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AKA Doctoral Scholar Award 2017 Recipients

 

Holzapfel


Simon D. Holzapfel

(2017 Doctoral National Scholar)

Nutrition and Health Promotion

Arizona State University

 

Brooks

 

Christopher Brooks Mobley

Kinesiology

Auburn University

 

 

Kojima

 

Kojima Kosuke

Kinesiology

Indiana University

 

Kurti

Stephanie P. Kurti

Kinesiology

Kansas State University

Allerton

Timothy D. Allerton

Kinesiology

Louisiana State University

Paolli

 

Anthony Delli Paolli

(Honorable Mention)

Kinesiology

Michigan State University

Peacock

Jessica Peacock

Exercise Science & Sport Studies

Springfield College

 

 

Washburn

Nicholas Washburn

(Honorable Mention)

Kinesiology

The University of Alabama

 

 

Diekfuss


Jed A. Diekfuss

Kinesiology

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Hwang

 

Chueh-Lung Hwang

(Honorable Mention)

Applied Physiology and Kinesiology

University of Florida

 

 


Hayes

 

Katherine Hayes

Public Health and Health Sciences

University of Massachusetts at Amherst

 

Pradham

 

Sean Pradhan

Kinesiology

University of Michigan

Chen

 

Zhaojing (Echo) Chen

Health and Exercise Science

University of Oklahoma

 

 


Ross

 

Leanna Ross

(Honorable Mention)

Exercise Science

University of South Carolina

 

Taylor

 

Elizabeth A. Taylor

Kinesiology, Rec & Sport Studies

University of Tennessee