Dean Kriellaars
Dean Kriellaars, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy
Cross-Appointment, Department of Surgery
Adjunct Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Sciences
Adjunct Professor, Department of Physiology
Cross-Appointment, Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management
Associate Investigator, Spinal Cord Research Centre
Supervisor, Human Performance Laboratory
Scientist, Manitoba Institute of Child Health
Research Affiliate, Health, Leisure & Human Performance Research Institute

Current Research Area

  • Physical activity and physical literacy in obesity and prevention of disease and injury

Teaching Fields

  • Exercise and physical activity
  • Biomechanics
  • Neuromuscular control


Ph: (204) 787-3505

Fax: (204) 787-1227