Welcome to the Health and Movement Sciences. This section contains all the information for current students, faculty, and staff.

The Department of Health and Movement Sciences is located in Jennings Hall room 128. The Athletic Training program is located in the basement floor of Pelz Gymnasium in Room 017. The department office is room Pelz 002. The Human Performance Lab is located in Moore Field House Room 169. The School Health Education Program and the Respiratory Care Program are located in Office Building 1.

Southern Connecticut State University
Health and Movement Sciences Department

Jennings Hall, Room 128
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515

phone: (203) 392-6080
fax:  (203) 392-6093


Position Name Phone
Department Chairperson Dr. Gary Morin (203) 392-6094 / (203) 392-6089
Athletic Training Program Coordinator
Pelz Gymnasium, 017
Dr. Matt Rothbard (203) 392-6083
Health Sciences Program Co-Coordinator Dr. Marc Robertson
Dr. Kyle O’Brien

(203) 392-6834
(203) 392-6497

Human Performance Program Coordinator
Moore Field House, 169
Dr. William Lunn (203) 392-6129
Physical Education Program Coordinator
Fit for Life Coordinator
Jennings Hall, 128
Pat Panichas (203) 392-6082
Physical Education Program Co-Coordinator
Jennings Hall, 128-D
Dr. Catherine Abel-Berei (203) 392-6085
Human Performance Graduate Program Coordinator
Moore Field House, 169
Dr. Robert S. Axtell (203) 392-6037
School Health Education Graduate Program Coordinator
Office Building One
Dr. Bonnie Edmondson (203) 392-5360
Respiratory Therapy Program Coordinator
Office Building One, #103
Dr. Joan Kreiger (203) 392-6963
Clinical Coordinator Athletic Training Program
Pelz Gymnasium, 017
Dr. Kelly Ann Coleman (203) 392-7072
Secretary Diane Nowak (203) 392-6080