Division of Sport Sciences

physical fitness and exercise prescription, physical behavior and sports medicine, biomechanics, psychology of exercise and sport, sociology of physical behavior, history of physical education and sport


Name E-Mail/Personal Site Title Research Field/Research Interest
(秋元 忍)
akimoto [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Sport History

Sport History in Late Nineteenth-Century England

(石原 暢)
tishihara [at] people.kobe-u.ac.jp
Assistant Professor
(河辺 章子)
kawabe [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Personal Site
Professor Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics

Researches on control systems of human voluntary movements and the learning processes of the motor skills.

KIMURA Tetsuya
(木村 哲也)
tkimura [at] people.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Physiological System, Applied Physiology, Biomechanics

Our laboratory is interested in motor control system, especially postural control system. The results of basic researches are applied for the development of device enhancing motor control.

MAEDA Masato
(前田 正登)
mmaeda [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Personal Site
Professor Technique of Sports Performance / Sport Biomechanics

Analysis of Human Movement and Equipment in Sport
Research on the Learning Process of Skills in Sport

(佐藤 幸治)
sato712 [at] people.kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Sports Physiology and biochemistry

Development of new approach for prevention of diabetes with exercise and supplementation, and creation of safety exercise guideline for type 1 diabetes.

TAKADA Yoshihiro
(髙田 義弘)
baseball [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Associate Professor Exercise Physiology (Physical Conditioning)

Proper throwing mechanics should allow an athlete to achieve maximum performance and also minimize risk of injury.

TAKAMI Kazushi
(髙見 和至)
ktakami [at] kobe-u.ac.jp
Professor Exercise Psychology

Psychological Aspects of Exercise Behavior