K. Michael Rowley, PhD Faculty Profile

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K. Michael  Rowley, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Kinesiology

K. Michael Rowley, PhD, (he/him) is an Assistant Professor in the Kinesiology Department at California State University East Bay (CSUEB) in Hayward, CA, USA, where he studies neuromuscular control of movement in the context of high-intensity movement demands of dance with the goals of reducing injury risk and improving rehabilitation. In particular, Michael focuses on dance styles and genres typically under-represented in dance medicine and science with the aim to improve equity in access to evidence-based healthcare and training for all dancers. Michael has served as a committee chair and a member of the Intersectionality Task Force with the International Association for Dance Medicine and Science (IADMS) and has developed and led continuing education courses in dance injury prevention and rehab. Michael has also worked as a dancer with the Rudy Perez Ensemble in Santa Monica, CA, and NOVA Dance Company in Wilmington, DE, practicing primarily ballet, contemporary, modern, and post-modern movement styles.

  • PhD in Kinesiology, University of Southern California
  • BS in Exercise Science with a concentration in Biomechanics and Motor Control, University of Delaware
  • BA in Biological Sciences with a minor in Dance, University of Delaware
Spring Semester 2023
Course #SecCourse TitleDaysFromToLocationCampus
KIN 30301BiomechanicsMW11:00AM12:15PMAE-0285Hayward Campus
KIN 30302BiomechanicsMW2:00PM3:15PMMB-1577Hayward Campus
KIN 3031ABiomechanicsM8:00AM10:40AMPE-0152Hayward Campus
KIN 3031BBiomechanicsW3:00PM5:40PMPE-0139Hayward Campus
KIN 3031CBiomechanicsTH8:00AM10:40AMPE-0139Hayward Campus
KIN 3032ABiomechanicsTU8:00AM10:40AMPE-0139Hayward Campus
KIN 3032BBiomechanicsF8:00AM10:40AMPE-0152Hayward Campus
KIN 3032CBiomechanicsW11:00AM1:40PMPE-0152Hayward Campus
KIN 69001Independent StudyARRARRHayward Campus