Joe Baker, PhD

School of Kinesiology and Health Science - York University






Research Interests


Current Research



Graduate Students







Graduate Student Information

For information on the School of Kinesiology and Health Science graduate program, please click here.


Prospective and current graduate students are expected to apply for external funding.  Viable scholarships and fellowships are available from the Social Sciences and Humanties Research Council, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, and the Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program.  For more information, click on the name of the program above. 

Current Graduate Students

Melissa Hopwood - PhD candidate (co-supervised with Dr. Clare MacMahon and Dr. Damian Farrow)

     Research - Creation of the Developmental History of Athletes Questionnaire

Jason Izraelski - MSc candidate

     Research - Anthropometric predictors of concussion risk in professional ice-hockey

Rachael Stone - PhD candidate

     Research - Physical activity and arthritis in older adults

Nick Wattie - Post-Doctoral Fellow

     Research - Birth date effects on health and development 

Myles Gibbon - MSc candidate
     Research - Draft accuracy in the NFL

Srdjan Lemez - PhD candidate
     Research - Mortality in professional athletes    


Jane Logan (MSc)
Brad Meisner (MSc and PhD)

Shilpa Dogra (PhD)

Stephen Cobley (PhD)

Jeff Cubos (MSc)
Harmonie Wong (MSc)
Jared Puterman (MSc)
Alisa Abgarov (MSc)
Sarah Jeffrey-Tosoni (PhD)
Nick Wattie (MSc)
Sean Horton (Post doctoral fellow)

Dan Koz (MSc)