The Department of Physical Education is responsible for an undergraduate program of Sports Economy and Management, Public Physical Education Courses, training high-level sports team, and organizing group competitions. Under the Department, there are many research institutes along with administrative and supportive organs namely, the teaching research offices of sports economy, of body art and traditional sports, of sports entertainment, of ball games, of group sports and training, the institute of sports science, a general affairs office and the stadium management center and etc.
Among the 36 full-time teachers there are three professors, 17 associate professors and 20 teachers with master’s degrees or above. Many of these full-time teachers undertake important academic posts where else in domestic sports academic institutes including College Physical Education Branch of Chinese Sports Science Society, Sports Industry Branch of Chinese Sports Science Society, Social Sports Research Society of Chinese Association of Higher Education, Hubei Provincial Sports Theory Society, Hubei Provincial Sports Science Society and etc. In recent years, teachers of the Department supervised three projects of National Social Science Fund, a project of the National Educational Science Plan, nine Provincial and Ministerial Level Teaching Research projects while winning over ten prizes for Provincial and Ministerial Level Teaching and Research Achievement Award and over 20 prizes of Department Level Excellent Teaching and Research Papers Award. They have also published more than 50 papers in leading core academic journals, three academic monographs, and chiefly edited eight textbooks with three of them winning first prize of the Middle-Youth Aged Teachers Teaching Contest.
In 2009, the Department inaugurated the undergraduate program of Sports Economy and Management and started full enrollment in 2010.
In 2003, the Department began the club-style teaching reform in public physical education classes, and received wide support from students. The Public Physical Education Class has now set up 21 programs in sports entertainment, basketball, football, volleyball, ping pong, tennis, badminton, taekwondo, swimming, body-building exercises, sports dancing, bridge and others. At present, College Physical Education is a College Excellent Course, and Badminton, along with Basketball were each selected as College High-quality Course.
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Dean: Lan Zili
Vice Dean: Hao Ying; Wang Yiping
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Professors:Lan Zili Hao Ying Yuan Liping
Associate Professors(Ph.D): Sun Lihai
Address: Second Floor, Gym Building, HBUE 430205
Contact Person: Chen Xiao