Site Accessibility Statement
Wilfrid Laurier University Communications, Public Affairs & Marketing
October 28, 2016
Canadian Excellence
Welcome to Experts at Laurier, a one-stop media resource featuring a broad database of experts who have agreed to make themselves available for media interviews. Contact them directly or call a media relations officer at 519-884-0710, ext. 3067 or 3070.

To search for a topic containing multiple words, please enclose the term in quotation marks, for example, "Canadian history" 

Follow LaurierNews on Twitter Follow Laurier on Facebook


Search Results

Your search returned the following Experts.

Click on the person's name for more information.

Kimberley Dawson

Professor, Kinesiology & Physical Education

Areas of Expertise: Sport psychology; Sport psychology - performance enhancement, motivation, mental skills training; Exercise psychology - adherence, rehabilitation, compliance, goal setting, program evaluation; Exercise and fibromyalgia; Children in sport; Behaviour modification;

Biography: My academic interests cover the sport, exercise, and health domains.  I attempt to understand how psychological variables such as perceived control, attitudes, and self-efficacy affect individual's participation in physical activity.  I work…

519-884-0710 ext.4155

Jennifer Robertson-Wilson

Associate Professor, Kinesiology & Physical Education, Undergrad Advisor (July 1-December 31, 2016)

Areas of Expertise: Exercise Psychology; Sport Psychology; Behaviour change and physical activity; Children's physical activity in school; Health promotion

Biography: My academic areas of interest include health promotion and the psychology of physical activity.  My research applies a social ecological lens to understand individual, environment (social and physical), and policy influences on physical activity…

(519) 884-0710 ext.3928

Mark Eys

Professor, Kinesiology and Physical Education
CRC Tier II Chair

Areas of Expertise: Sport psychology; Exercise psychology; Group Dynamics; Team Building; Youth Sport; Cohesion; Individual role understanding and acceptance;

Biography: Mark Eys (Ph.D.) is a Professor in the Departments of Kinesiology/Physical Education and Psychology at Wilfrid Laurier University, and a Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Group Dynamics and Physical Activity. He received his undergraduate degree…

519-884-0710 ext.4157

Hot Topics

Laurier researchers and faculty may express views that are not necessarily those of the University administration.