Dr. Kim Lebard-Rankila

Dr. Kim Lebard-Rankila
Dr. Kim Lebard-Rankila
Kim Lebard-Rankila Dr. Kim Lebard-Rankila
Assistant Professor
Associate Chair, Department of Health & Human Performance
office. Marcovich Wellness Center 1422
University of Wisconsin-Superior

About

Kim enjoys spending time with family and friends relaxing in nature, hiking, kayaking and canoeing, camping, reading mystery and sci-fi books, walking her dogs, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, and working with community members to build happy environments.

Professional Background

Dr. Kim LeBard-Rankila is the coordinator of the Community/Public Health program and assists with the Exercise Science program, both are programs in the HHP department at the University of Wisconsin-Superior Dr. LeBard-Rankila teaching kinesiology, community & environmental health, epidemiology, health coach, exercise physiology labs, supervises practicum experiences related to physical assessments and ethical leadership, advises undergraduate students and helps coordinate Internship experiences. Kim also maintains UWS status as an international exam site for four health related certifications through the American Council on Exercise (ACE), thus allowing students opportunities to expand their resume and career opportunities after graduation. Dr. LeBard-Rankila also works at Essentia health as a licensed PTA specializing in sports medicine, orthopedic and manual therapy.

Research Interests

Research interest focus on physical and emotional health across the lifespan with focus on: functional movement to maintain quality of life, emotional wellness, obesity issues, self-efficacy, employee wellness programs, and overall quality of life.

Areas of Knowledge

Employee wellness Programs, Kinesiology: primarily functional ability, increase performance &/or improve quality of life, and obesity across the lifespan

Honors & Awards

Organizations and companies have been assessed and programs started in multiple settings. Taught and researched multiple concepts associated with function, and taught and conducted research on obesity for multiple settings.

Service 

Current Position

Senior Lecturer (100%) in the Health and Human performance Department as of 2012. Lecturer (50%) from 2005-2011, and Ad hoc instructor at UW-Superior from 1991-2005 in the HHP department.    

Current Responsibilities

Responsibilities include teaching Community and Environmental health courses, exercise labs, Kinesiology, Epidemiology, advising undergraduate students in the HHP department, assisting in professional development and maintaining UWS status as an international exam site for five health-related certifications through the American Council on Exercise (ACE).

Ms Rankila also works at St. Mary/Duluth Clinic as a licensed PTA specializing in sports medicine, orthopedic and manual therapy.

Current certifications/licensures:

Certified Personal Trainer (ACE), Certified Group Fitness Instructor (ACE), and Certified American Red Cross and First Aid /CPR instructor

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UW-Superior Schedule of Classes for Lebard-Rankila, Kim M
Fall Semester 2021

For up to date information on all schedules, please refer to the class search page in the E-Hive.

Note: the Class Schedule information below reflects data as of July 24, 2021 1:30 AM.

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Fall Semester 2021
Class Nbr.Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsClass Sect.CreditsBldg.RoomDaysTimeSeats Open
HHP - Health and Human Performance
1157HHP 337Practicum in HHP 102 Lab
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09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
Please see instructor for specific details regarding this course (days/time) as well as permission to enroll.
001 1.00 - 2.00     ARR 7 of 15 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
Please see instructor for specific details regarding this course (days/time) as well as permission to enroll.
2172HHP 362Kinesiology
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09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 3.00  Online    11 of 25 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1160HHP 458Certifn/CertificatePreparation
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09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
001 1.00 - 12.00     ARR 10 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
2027HHP 458Certifn/CertificatePreparation
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09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 1.00 - 12.00  Online    10 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1176HHP 490Independent Study
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09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
001 1.00 - 6.00     ARR 10 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
2029HHP 490Independent Study
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09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 1.00 - 6.00  Online    10 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1161HHP 491Fieldwork
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09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
001 1.00 - 12.00     ARR 9 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
2030HHP 491Fieldwork
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09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 1.00 - 12.00  Online    10 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1162HHP 492Experiential Learning
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09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
001 1.00 - 12.00     ARR 10 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
2031HHP 492Experiential Learning
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09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 1.00 - 12.00  Online    9 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1175HHP 494Workshop
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09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
001 1.00 - 8.00     ARR 10 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Instructor Consent Required
2032HHP 494Workshop
View Books for this Class
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 1.00 - 8.00  Online    10 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1163HHP 496Internship
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09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Department Consent Required
001 10.00 - 20.00     ARR 25 of 25 open
  
09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Department Consent Required
1222HHP 496Internship
View Books for this Class
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 10.00 - 20.00  Online    25 of 25 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1172HHP 497Senior Capstone Experience
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09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
005 0.00     ARR 9 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/15/2021
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
1182HHP 497Senior Capstone Experience
View Books for this Class
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 0.00  Online    10 of 10 open
Wait List:
5 of 5
  
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/05/2021 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
IDS - Interdisciplinary Studies
2182IDS 495Senior Experience
View Books for this Class
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
This class is closed for enrollment. Wait List Seats Open: 1 of 1
E1 2.00 - 3.00  Online    0 of 1 open
Wait List:
1 of 1
  
09/08/2021 - 12/21/2021
Instructor Consent Required
Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
This class is closed for enrollment. Wait List Seats Open: 1 of 1