Timothy Van Haitsma

Timothy Van Haitsma

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
Phone: (805) 565-7134
Email: tvanhaitsma@westmont.edu
Office Location: Murchison Complex Office

Office Hours
Monday 9:15 - 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday 9:15 - 10:30 a.m., 11:30 - 2:00 p.m.
& by Appointment

Specialization
Exercise Physiology, Fitness and Health

Education:
B.S. Biology, Calvin College
M.S. Kinesiology (Exercise Physiology), Indiana University
Ph.D. Exercise Physiology, University of Utah

Personal Information:
Tim came to Westmont in 2014 from Georgetown College (KY). He teaches a variety of courses, including exercise physiology, research, human physiology and Fitness for Life. His primary teaching interests lie in the areas of human physiology, exercise physiology, human performance, and clinical exercise physiology. His research interests are related to exercise-induced fatigue, both immediate and long-term as well as chronic fatigue syndrome.

Tim is also interested in the outdoors. He enjoys being able to get outside and go cycling, whitewater kayaking, rock climbing, or hiking.