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Workshop for Faculty of Asian Society of Kinesiology
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Workshop for Faculty of Asian Society of Kinesiology:


The Asian Society of Kinesiology (ASK) is aiming to develop the Integrated Kinesiologists Qualification System (IKQS) to improve professionalism, employment environment, and social & economic status of kinesiologists in Asia. ASK would like to open a workshop for the Faculty of the Asian Society of Kinesiology (FASK) to lead and promote IKQS in each country. If you participate in this workshop, you will be qualified to be a member of FASK. Applicants for FASK should register the ACK2017 prior to the registration of this workshop in Events of our website and remember that FASK participate in at least one of ASK meetings biyearly to maintain the position of FASK. .


FASK Workshop (Revised):

Date: 1st December 2017

Venue: Keimyung University, Deagu, Korea

Theme: the Integrated Kinesiologists Qualification System (IKQS)

-     Concept of IKQS

-     Guideline for the administration of curriculum

-     Subjects of general kinesiolgists license examination, 2017

-     Job opportunities for kinesiologists

Qualification for Application: Faculty and researchers with terminal degree (Ph.D., MD) teaching or researching on the Fields of Health Services at college and university level.

 Period and Method of Application:

-     Deadline of Online Registration: November 24, 2017 

       Go to the event registration menu section of this website to register online in above period.

-     Submission of Requirements: 

Method of Submission:

      * E-mail: Kinesiologyglobal@gmail.com

      * Registration Desk at ACK2017 


1.   Proof of employment

2.   Curriculum vitae including teaching, research, and field experiences related to health services of kinesiology 

 Fields of Health Services:

Health Promotion

Kinesiologists working in the health promotion industry work with individuals to enhance the health, fitness, and well-being of the individual. Kinesiologists can be found working in fitness facilities, personal training/corporate wellness facilities, and industry.


Kinesiologists work with individuals with disabling conditions to assist in regaining their optimal physical function. They work with individuals in their home, fitness facilities, rehabilitation clinics, and at the worksite. They also work alongside physiotherapists and occupational therapists.


Kinesiologists work in industry to assess suitability of design of workstations and provide suggestions for modifications and assistive devices.

Health and Safety

Kinesiologists are involved in consulting with industry to identify hazards and provide recommendations and solutions to optimize the health and safety of workers.

Disability Management/Case Coordination

Kinesiologists recommend and provide a plan of action to return an injured individual to their optimal function in all aspects of life.

Management/Research/Administration/Health and Safety

Kinesiologists frequently fulfill roles in all above areas, perform research, and manage businesses.

Health Education

Kinesiologists working in health education teach people about behaviors that promote wellness. They develop and implement strategies to improve the health of individuals and communities. Community health workers collect data and discuss health concerns with members of specific populations or communities.

Athletic Training

Kinesiologists working in athletic training work in cooperation with physicians. Athletic trainers strive to prevent athletes from suffering injuries, diagnose them if they have suffered an injury and apply the appropriate treatment.

Athletic Coaches and Scouts

Kinesiologists who pursue a career as an athletic coach develop new talent and guide an athlete's progress in a specific sport. They teach amateur or professional athletes the skills they need to succeed at their sport. Many coaches are also involved in scouting. Scouts look for new players and evaluate their skills and likelihood for success at the college, amateur, or professional level.

Physical Education Teacher

Kinesiologists working as physical education teachers are responsible for teaching fitness, sports and health. They help students stay both mentally and physically fit by teaching them to make healthy choices.

Other Related Fields

Kinesiologists working in the other fields such as art, leisure, culture, forth industry, etc. are responsible for describing, explaining, predicting and creating safe, effective and efficient human movement.