Derek Kivi

Associate Professor

Department: 
Email: 
dkivi@lakeheadu.ca
Phone Number: 
+1 (807) 343-8645
Office Location: 
SB 1008
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Academic Qualifications: 
  • PhD, University of Alberta (2007)
  • MSc, University of Manitoba (1998)
  • HBK, Lakehead University (1995)
Previous Teaching/Work: 
  • Kinesiology 2711
    Qualitative Analysis of Human Movement
  • Kinesiology 3711
    Exercise Prescription
  • Kinesiology 4714
    Clinical Exercise Therapy
  • Kinesiology 5350
    Advanced Exercise Prescription
Research Interests: 

My research interests are in quantitative movement analysis.  More specifically, my research integrates both biomechanical and physiological aspects of movement and performance and includes the following areas of focus:

  • Kinematics and kinetics of human movement
  • Applied sports biomechanics
  • Biomechanics and physiology of strength training and conditioning