✖ close

Undergrad

☰ In This Section

Our professors are distinguished scholars, active researchers, published writers, and faithful Christians who demonstrate what it means to be both Christ-followers and leaders in their academic fields. As mentors and role models, they play a huge role in the integration of faith and learning at Bethel.

Department Chair

Neal Dutton

Department Chair | dutnea@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 1980

Athletic Training, Nutrition, and Wellbeing

Seth Paradis

Department Chair | s-paradis@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2006

Paradis has extensive consulting and research experience within injury prevention and the development of neuromuscular facilitation. He is starting to examine the body’s endocrine response to daily stress and how it relates to chronic disease and the dimensions of wellness.

Faculty

Chris Coffey

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science | ctc86554@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2015

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science

Jamie Dolieslager

Associate Professor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Sciences | doljam@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 1999

Steven Henkel

Professor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science | s-henkel@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 1986

Henkel speaks and writes about creative movement, motor skill development, self-esteem, and developmentally appropriate games for children and youth.

Lisa Kepple

Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science | patlis@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2015

Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science

Andrew Parnell

Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science | aj-parnell@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2017

Assistant Football Coach, Instructor

James Pearson

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science | jap86566@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2013

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science

Brian Raabe

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science | bcr45464@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2011

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science

Denise Swanson

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science | drs39328@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2008

Adjunct Instructor of Human Kinetics & Applied Health Science

Bernard Walker

Adjunct Associate Professor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science | bwalker@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2009

Adjunct Associate Professor of Human Kinetics and Applied Health Science

Become a Bethel Student