Health and Exercise Science

HES2020欧洲杯体育投注盘口The department of Health and Exercise Science offers majors in

The Department's general education curriculum provides opportunities for participation in a broad range of physical activities which are designed to help students develop the knowledge and skills needed to improve personal fitness. Exploration of lifetime activities, health-related skills, and application of safety skills are other important goals within the general education program.


Contact Information:

  • Stephanie Otto, Ph.D. and Chair
  • Phone: 507-933-6464
  • Location: Office 212A, Lund Center
  • Barb Rodning, Administrative Assistant
  • Phone: 507-933-7617
  • Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
  • Location: Lund Center

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To learn more about the Department of Health and Exercise Science we invite you to explore the links provided on the left. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Otto, department chair.

Faculty & Teachers

Aaron BanksAaron BanksProfessor507-933-7616
Alyssa Taylor ’16Alyssa Taylor ’16Assistant Women's Volleyball Coach5079954935
Bonnie ReimannBonnie ReimannAssociate Professor, ACT/FIT Coordinator, and HPE Major and Coaching minor advisor507-933-7613
Bruce VanDuserBruce VanDuserAssociate Professor507-933-7656
Dan WolfeDan WolfeAssistant Women Basketball and Instructor in Health and Exer507-933-8448
Liz DrakeLiz DrakeVisiting Assistant Professor and Athletic Training Clinical Education Coordinator507-933-7614
Hayley RussellHayley RussellAssistant Professor507-933-6062
Josh HarbitzJosh HarbitzAdjunct Instructor507-933-6467
Kara TrautmanKara TrautmanInstructor
Kari EckheartKari EckheartAssistant Athletics Director for Sudent Athlete Services Swa5073279785
Kiki HarbitzKiki HarbitzSenior Continuing Faculty and Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory Coordinator507-933-6064
Laura Burnett-KurieLaura Burnett-KurieHead Women Soccer Coach and Director of Intramural Sports and Instructor507-933-7619
Lucas Kleinschrodt ’14Lucas Kleinschrodt ’14Assistant Football Coach5073835172
Mark Hanson ’83Mark Hanson ’83Head Men's Basketball/Director Outdoor Education/Teacher Hes507-933-7037
Mary WestbyMary WestbyInstructor, Program Director - Athletic Training Program, and Pre-Health and Athletic Training Advisor507-933-6462
Nate Otto ’99Nate Otto ’99Visiting Instructor507-933-6409
Peter HaugenPeter HaugenHead Football Coach/Instructor in Health and Exercise Scienc507-933-7660
Rachelle SherdenRachelle SherdenHead Volleyball Coach and Assistant for Student Athlete Serv507-933-6468
Rachel MoreRachel MoreVisiting Instructor507-933-7617
Scott Moe ’95Scott Moe ’95Head Men's and Women's Golf Coach, Instructor in Health and507-933-7610
Stephanie Otto ’00Stephanie Otto ’00Associate Professor507-933-6464
Troy BanseTroy BanseHead Athletic Trainer and Director of Strength and Conditioning507-933-6463
Barb RodningBarb RodningAdministrative Assistant507-933-7617
Brenda Reinholtz ’69Brenda Reinholtz ’69Professor Emerita
Dennis Raarup ’53Dennis Raarup ’53Professor Emeritus
Gary ReinholtzGary ReinholtzProfessor Emeritus
Gretchen KoehlerGretchen KoehlerProfessor Emerita
Jeanne HermanJeanne HermanProfessor Emerita
Nancy Baker ’56Nancy Baker ’56Professor Emerita
Matthew EberhardtMatthew Eberhardt507-933-6466