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Heather Van Mullem, Ph.D.


Movement and Sport Sciences

Lewis-Clark State College

About Dr. Van Mullem:

Heather Van Mullem is a professor in the Kinesiology program and chair of the Division of Movement and Sport Sciences at Lewis-Clark State College.  An award winning professor, she has held a variety of leadership roles in national organizations including President of Northwest District SHAPE America, President of Idaho Shape, and President of Western Society for Kinesiology and Wellness. 

Heather played collegiate basketball at Eastern Washington University and Green River Community College where she was inducted in the Athletic Hall of Fame in 1997.  She frequently presents at national conferences on topics related to issues facing female athletes and wellness.

Heather received her Ph.D. from the University of Kansas in Sport Studies with an emphasis in Sport Psychology and Sport Sociology. In addition, she completed a graduate certificate in Women’s Studies.


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