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AIESEP 2019: Call for Abstracts
October 3, 2018
AIESEP 2019 Adelphi, NY is now accepting abstracts for the following presentation formats:
- oral paper presentation
- electronic poster presentation
- round table discussion
The deadline for submission is January 7, 2019.
For more information on submission guidelines and instructions, please visit the conference website at https://aiesep2019.adelphi.edu/call-for-papers/
About the 2019 International Conference
The 2019 AIESEP conference theme is Building Bridges for Physical Activity and Sport in order to inspire partnerships, connections and shared opportunities for physical education and lifelong physical activity, play and sport through institutions of higher education, schools and communities.
The 2019 scientific program invites research, research applications, and theoretical presentations from multiple perspectives on physical education, sport pedagogy, physical activity and exercise for young children, youth and adults. We hope to share our knowledge and understanding, and to build relationships, foster international and inter-professional collaborations, and explore new perspectives for future endeavors.
The following sub themes will be explored through the 2019 conference:
- Physical Education and Physical Literacy
- Professional Preparation for Health and Physical Education, Sport, and Physical Activity.
- Physical Activity and Public Health
- Social-Emotional Learning through Physical Activity and Sport
- Youth and Community Development
- Maximal Individual and Team Performance
Click here to access AIESEP 2019 International Conference website.
AIESEP 2018 World Congress Award Winners
August 15, 2018
AIESEP would like to extend a congratulations to all of the AIESEP 2018 World Congress award winners!
AIESEP Fellow: Congratulations to Dr Marcus Gerber, Basel University as 2018 AIESEP Scholar. Consider nominating distinguished academic scholars for 2019.
AIESEP Young Scholars: Three early career academics who were recipients of 2018 AIESEP Young Scholar Award presented their research in Edinburgh. Their energy and professionalism was infectious:
- Jennifer Breithecker, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Augsburg, Germany
- João Martins, Postdoctoral Researcher, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Portugal
- Risto Marttinen , Assistant Professor, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia USA
Call for 2019 Young Scholars in the autumn on the AIESEP webpage. Consier nominating early career scholars for the award. Criteria for the award are noted here.
AIESEP Poster Awards:
1st Place: Debra Vinci, Christopher Wirth, Alexandra Venezia
& Jordan Freeze
2nd Place: TanjianLiang & Melissa Parker
3rd Place: Jonas Wibowo & Claus Krieger
New AIESEP Board of Directors 2018-2022
August 15, 2018
The AIESEP Board of Directors is elected every four years at the AIESEP General Assembly. The 2018-2022 Board of Directors is comprised of 12 delegates of member institutions and 4 individual member delegates.
Congratulations to the newly elected AIESEP Board of Directors:
CARRARO, Attilio (representing University of Padua)
CHAMBERS, Fiona (representing University College Cork)
CHANG, Chin-wei (representing National Taiwan Normal University)
CLOES, Marc (representing University of Liège) (President)
CZARNIECKA, Renata (representing The Josef Pilsudski University of Physical Education)
HA, Amy Sau-Ching (representing Chinese University of Hong Kong)
HEINIKARO JOHANSSON, Pilvikki (representing University of Jyväskylä)
MACPHAIL, Ann (representing University of Limerick) (Secretary General)
MCCUAIG, Louise (representing University of Queensland)
ONOFRE, Marcos (representing University of Lisbon)
PÜHSE, Uwe (representing University of Basel) (Treasurer)
TURCOTTE, Sylvain (representing University of Sherbrroke)