Robert Sipes, EdD, ATC, LAT

Chair - Department of Kinesiology; Program Director - MSAT

Robert Sipes Curriculum Vita


Educational Background
BA, Judson College
MS, California State University
EdD, Illinois State University


Research Agenda / Areas of Interest
Athletic Training Education (critical thinking, technology, problem based learning)
Injury Prevention in Overhead Athletes (upper quarter posture, scapular motion)
Assessment Strategies in Athletic Training Education


Outside Interests / Hobbies
Coaching and watching my children in all their activities and traveling with my family on fun adventures.


"What does it mean to be a Kinesiology faculty member at UW Oshkosh?"
It is exciting to be a faculty member in the Kinesiology department at UW Oshkosh because of the potential to interact with students and to watch students grow from freshmen to professionals. The disciplines associated with the Kinesiology department are fast, energetic, health conscious fields which usually draw students who have those same characteristics. This makes teaching and researching in this department enjoyable and rewarding.


"When they graduate from our program, I hope that my students..."
...are leaders in promoting and progressing the field of athletic training, with their knowledge and their actions, throughout the nation and in a wide array of settings.