Hayley Russell

Faculty and Student

Assistant Professor in Health and Exercise Science and Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies, and Excellence in Teaching Faculty Associate in John S Kendall Center

Hayley started as an Assistant Professor in the Health and Exercise Science Department in the Fall of 2016. She completed her Ph.D. in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Sport and Exercise Psychology at the University of Minnesota. Her research interest centers on psychological predictors and responses to sport-related injury, long-term health and physical activity in former athletes, and psychological adaptations to marathon training. She is working to becoming an Association for Applied Sport Psychology Certified Mental Performance Consultant.


BA Human Kinetics - St. Francis Xavier University, M.Sc. Kinesiology - Wilfrid Laurier University, Ph.D. Kinesiology - University of Minnesota

Courses Taught

FTS-100 (FTS:Power/Priv Sport) and HES-212 (Lifespan Development)

Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
HES-212 Lifespan Development 9 2019/SP, 2018/FA, 2018/SP, 2017/FA, 2017/SP, and 2016/FA
HES-211 Health Behavior 3 2019/SP, 2018/SP, and 2017/SP
HES-221 Adolescent Health 3 2017/FA, 2017/SP, and 2016/FA
HES-240 Sport Psychology 2 2019/JN and 2017/JN
HES-101 Foundatns of Wellbeing 2 2018/FA and 2018/SP
FTS-100 FTS:Power/Priv Sport 2 2018/FA and 2017/FA
HES-344 ST:Sport Psychology 1 2019/SP
HES-218 Foundations of Coaching 1 2019/SP