Contact Us

Exercise Science & Health 
Phone: (208) 885-7921
Fax: (208) 885-5929

Mailing Address:
Department of Movement Science
Exercise Science & Health Program
College of Education
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2401

Opportunities for Students and Participants


student running on treadmillParticipants are needed for the following research studies:
Women’s Health Study. Participants between the ages of 20-39 years may be eligible to participate. Volunteers will be asked to come to the lab on 3 occasions for testing. We will provide you with free information on your heart disease risk factors (e.g., cholesterol), body composition, fitness, and physical activity levels and participants will receive a gift card from TriState upon completion of the study. Please call (208) 885-2007 or e-mail for more information.


There are various opportunities for involvement in the lab during the school year and summer. If you would like to set up practicum or observation hours in the Exercise Physiology Laboratory email Dr. Vella at after you have talked with your advisor.

Graduate Students:

We have teaching assistant and research opportunities for graduate students earning an M.S or Ph.D. Please visit the College of Graduate Studies for more information.