Dr Katya Herman currently has funding available for 2 MSc students with an interest in physical activity and sedentary behaviour epidemiology. Students should have a minimum 80% GPA, with background in kinesiology, exercise science, health studies, epidemiology or related disciplines. The positions can start anytime in 2016. Students would become involved in a large multi-year project funded by the Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation, investigating seasonal and daily variations in physical activity and sedentary behaviour among adults, and associations with cardiometabolic outcomes.
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The University of Regina is a mid-sized comprehensive university enrolling 14,000 full-time and part-time undergraduate and graduate students in 10 faculties and 25 academic departments, with reputations for excellence and innovative programs (120 undergraduate + 78 graduate programs) leading to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees.