Bill Luke
Associate Professor
+1 (604) 513-2121 ext. 3703


Dr. Luke is a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist, Registered Kinesiologist (BACK) and Trainer of Fitness Leaders with BCRPA. He has been teaching and developing fitness leaders, personal trainers, kinesiologists and exercise specialists for 20 + years. In addition, he is directly involved in developing both in-class and on-line certification options for weight training instructors, personal trainers and older adult activity leaders

Research & Scholarship


  • Ph.D. Exercise Physiology, Pedagogy (University of Idaho)
  • M.Sc. Sports Science/Administration (University of Alberta)
  • B.P.E. Physical Education (University of Alberta)

Awards & Honors

Professional Certificates and Associations

  • Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) (National Strength & Conditioning Association)
  • Registered Kinesiologist (BC Association of Kinesiologists)
  • Coaching Association of Canada - Instructor
    - Advanced Level Certification - Hockey
    - Level 3 - Volleyball
  • Trainer of Fitness Leaders, Certified Personal Trainer (BC Parks & Recreation Association)


Anatomy & physiology, exercise physiology, strength & conditioning, exercise rehabilitation and personal training

Courses Taught

  • BIOL 241 Anatomy and Physiology
  • BIOL 242 Anatomy and Physiology
  • HKIN 470 Advanced Exercise Physiology