Meet the Staff - Movement Science House


Brian Hatzel, PhD, AT, ATC Associate Professor

Faculty Director
Office: B2-218 Mackinac Hall | | (616) 331-8538 | Office Hours: M 10:00-12:00 (MAK B2-218), Fri 10:30 - 12:00 (SAD 125)

Doctor of Philosophy, Health and Human Performance, 2002

  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Specialization: Athletic Training / Sports Medicine
  • Minor: Rehabilitation Science
  • Dissertation Topic: Muscle function in response to rotational perturbation of the glenohumeral joint

Master of Science in Exercise Science - Biomechanics, 1999

  • Ball State University, Muncie, IN
  • Major: Physical Education-Biomechanics
  • Thesis Title: Effects of cryotherapy and ankle taping on mechanical power and velocity

Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sports Sciences with Honors, 1997

  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Specialization: Athletic Training

Scholarly Interests:

  • Injury Assessment, Therapeutic Exercise, Biomechanics
  • Glenohumeral Joint instability in the throwing athlete
  • Range of Motion considerations in the throwing athlete

Courses Taught:

  • ATH 314: Athletic Injury / Illness Assessment I
  • ATH 315: Athletic Injury / Illness Assessment II
  • ATH 330: Clinical IV in Athletic Training
  • ATH 420: Advanced Techniques in Athletic Training
  • MOV 102: CPR, First Aid and AED

Mike Roskamp, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Office: B2-206 Mackinac Hall | | (616) 331-8681 | Office Hours: Tues 8:00-9:30 am (MAK), Tues/Thurs 11:45 am - 2:30 pm (MoveSci House- SAD 125) and/or by appointment

Academic Background:

  • B.A. Calvin College (Education)
  • M.S. University of Arizona (Physical Education)
  • Ph.D. Michigan State University (Physical Education

Scholarly Interests:

  • Preparation of Tomorrows Exceptional K-12 Physical Educators
  • Promoting Positive Response to Physical Education in All Children
  • Emphasis on the "Education" in Physical Education
  • Progressive Pedagogy in Physical Education

Courses Taught:

  • ED 331: Methods and Strategies of Secondary Teaching
  • PED 220: Individual Sports
  • MOV 310: Motor Development

John Kilbourne, Ph.D.

Office: B2-210 Mackinac Hall | Website | | (616) 331-8683 | Office Hours: Mon/Wed/Fri 10:00-11:00 AM

Courses Taught:

  • MOV 101- Foundations of the Movement Sciences
  • LIB 100 - Introduction to Liberal Studies

  • LIB 310 - Creativity

  • HON 312 - Games in the Circumpolar World

Academic Background:

  • 1994- DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY; HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION & RECREATION, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210. "Building A Bridge Between Athletics and Academics (A performance based curriculum for college athletes)," Cognate area is in Black Studies.
  • 1986- MASTER OF ARTS; DANCE EDUCATION, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024. Dance and Its Application to Sport,"

  • 1978- BACHELOR OF ARTS; CREATIVE DRAMA AND MOVEMENT FOR CHILDREN, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA 90840

Sally Ross, Ph.D. 

Assistant Professor
Office: B2-223 Mackinac Hall | | (616) 331-3357

Academic Background:

  • Ph.D. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (Sport and Leisure Behavior)
  • M.S. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (Sport and Recreation Administration)
  • B.S. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (Recreation Program Management)

Courses Taught:

  • PED 280- Introduction to Sport Leadership
  • PED 356- Current Topics in Sport Leadership
  • PED 495- Organization and Administration in Sport Leadership

Scholarly Interests:

  • Sport and Gender
  • Marketing of Women Athletes and Women's Sports
  • Social Responsibility of Sport Entities
  • Student Professional Preparation

Professional Housing Staff

Mike Stoll

Living Center Director

Mike is in his third year as the Living Center Director for South Apartments. He graduated in 2010 from GVSU with a degree in Political Science and in 2012 with a Master of Education in College Student Affairs Leadership. Mike is from Jenison, MI and is married to his wife, Jenna, who is also a GVSU alum.

Care McLean

Care McLean

Assistant Living Center Director

Carolyn (Care) is a native of Detroit Michigan where she attended The Detroit School of the Arts. Upon graduation from high school Carolyn attended Michigan State University (GO GREEN!!) where she graduated in 2012 with a BA in Human Development and Family Studies. After obtaining her degree Carolyn pursued a short career in early childhood as a preschool teacher which lead to her interest in education. In 2013 Carolyn served as the College Adviser for West Ottawa High School in Holland Michigan through the Michigan State College Advising corp. This was by far her favorite, most difficult and most rewarding experience. This position lead to her most recent accomplishment becoming a GVSU LAKER. Carolyn is pursuing a Masters of Education in the CSAL Program for 2014.

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