Careers from studying Human Movement Science

  • Professional coaches
  • Strength and conditioning coaches
  • Sport development officer
  • Gymnasium instructor
  • School sport coach
  • Physical trainer
  • Sport development officer
  • Sport manager
Current research projects

Current research projects

  • RSDI (Rural Sport Development Initiative) - The impact of a LTAD (Long Term Athlete Development) and Gross Motor Skill Development (GMSD) programs on social- and sport development in rural areas. Dr Maya van Gent
  • Psychological strategies of coaching in competitive sports. Dr. Lyoka

Dr. Maya van Gent

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Dr. Maya van Gent
Senior Lecturer
BA HMS, BA HMS Hon, MA, PhD Northwest University, Potchefstroom 2003

Research Interest: 
Talent Identification and development, exercise science, anthropometry
Teaching responsibilities: Exercise science, exercise physiology, anthropometry, research methods

Contact details:
Office no: 040 602 2407
Fax no: 086 627 1188