Jack Reimer
Assistant Professor
Phone
+1 (604) 513-2121 ext. 2052

Research & Scholarship

Research interests include health pedagogy (influence and relationship of online education on health behaviors) and spirituality of sport (sport participation and spirituality).

Professional Presentations

  • 2008 "Empirically Investigating the Impact of Competition on Spirituality: in competitive sport: conceptual phase" Christian Sport, Kinesiology, and Leisure Studies Association ( Seattle Pacific University, Seattle WA)
  • 2006 "Wellness Models" Christian Sport, Kinesiology, and Leisure Studies Conference (Messiah College, Boston, Mass)

Education

  • D.Ed. (Candidate) Education (University of South Africa)
  • M.Ed. Education (Western Washington University)
  • BA Education (Bachelor of Arts in Education)

Professional Certificates

  • Core-coordinator for the School of Human Kinetics
  • BC Teachers Professional Certificate
  • National Coaching Certification Program
    - Tennis level 1
    - Skiing level 1
    - Badminton level 2
    - Volleyball level 2

Recent Publications

  • Book Review of "Spirituality of Sport: Balancing Body and Soul" by Susan Saint Sing (2004) published by St Anthony Messenger Press. Journal of Spirituality of Sport (In Press)
  • Reimer, J (2008) "Christian Sport a Game of Ethics: integration of Christian and competitive ethics" (In press)

Affiliations & Memberships

  • Member of the Christian Sport, Kinesiology, and Leisure Studies Association

Expertise

Spirituality and Sport, Sport Pedagogy, Motor Learning, Health Promotion, College Student Health Issues

Courses Taught

  • HKIN 124 Downhill Skiing
  • HKIN 125 Snow Boarding
  • HKIN 144 Tennis
  • HKIN 190 Concepts of Fitness
  • HKIN 295 Contemporary Issues in Health and Wellness
  • HKIN 376 Motor Learning
  • HKIN 385 Analysis of Sport