Elevate your understanding of physiology, kinesiology or neuroscience by taking a multidisciplinary approach to your investigations. Collaborate with investigators and peers to foster a culture of research excellence at SFU.

Attention: COVID-19 updates

In an effort to keep our community of students, faculty and staff safe, we have shifted many of our teaching and community strategies in response to COVID-19. However, please note we are accepting applications for the Fall 2020/Spring 2021 terms. Please review our COVID-19 Admission FAQs for the latest answers to all your most pressing questions about what joining SFU will look like during this temporary shift towards digital education.

Meet our students

Prospective students

The BPK Department offers MSc and PhD degrees, revolving around five research themes: cardiovascular physiology, chronic diseases, neuromechanics, environmental physiology and neuroscience. Choose to focus your graduate studies on the following programs: Translational and Integrative Neuroscience Graduate Specialization (TRAIN) or Interdisciplinary Oncology Graduate Specialization (IOGS).

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Current students

Find information on research assistantships, teaching assistantships, graduate research fellowships, Travel and Minor Research Awards, courses, academic honesty and other resources.

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Featured research

BPK research at SFU contributes to advances in cardiovascular physiology, chronic diseases, environmental physiology, neuromechanics and neuroscience.

Upcoming Events

Find more information about upcoming event, past events, or propose a future seminar speaker for SFU.

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Academic Honesty

Academic honesty is central to maintaining the high standard of academic excellence to which SFU is dedicated. 

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Contact us

Connect with faculty members and staff—find us on SFU’s Burnaby campus within the Shrum K Science Centre.

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