facebook pixel Wally Parish | University of Northwestern, St. Paul
Portrait of Wally Parish

Wally Parish, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Physical Education and Kinesiology

Ph.D., University of Kansas

M.S., B.S., Fort Hays State University

Contact Information

Ericksen Center, E2083
3003 Snelling Avenue North
St. Paul, MN 55113


Prior to coming to University of Northwestern, Dr. Parish taught at the University of Kansas in the disciplines of adapted physical education and statistics. His specialty areas are Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, Nutrition, Adapted Physical Education and Assessments.

Dr. Parish coordinates the Kinesiology Practicums and Internships. He is also the Northwestern Faculty Athletic Representative.

He is married with two children.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • HPE2175 Anatomy of Human Movement
  • HPE3006 Nutrition for Optimal Fitness
  • HPE3075 Assessment and Measurement in Physical Education
  • HPE3376 Exercise Physiology
  • HPE3377 Biomechanics
  • KIN1615/KIN1616 Kinesiology Practicum I & II
  • KIN4835 Kinesiology Seminar
  • KIN4995 Kinesiology Internship

Become a Student


Visit us on Campus

Schedule a Visit

Ask Questions & Connect

Contact Us