About Us

Welcome to the David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics! The David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics brings together Syracuse University’s professional programs in Child and Family Studies, Health and Wellness, Hospitality Management, Marriage and Family Therapy, Nutrition Science and Dietetics, Social Work, and Sport Management in an environment of cross-disciplinary teaching, research, practice, and service. Through classroom learning and hands-on experience, our students learn by example—and by doing—to become professionals who will provide services that enhance the emotional and physical well-being of individuals, families, and communities.

The mission of the David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics is to provide instructional excellence and leadership in its fields of study through scholarship, practice, civic engagement, advocacy and entrepreneurial endeavors to promote the health and well-being of individuals of all ages, their families, and their communities within the framework of social justice principles.

 

Working closely with David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics dean Diane Lyden Murphy, the College's leadership team includes associate deans responsible for the following areas:

Eileen Lantier, Senior Associate Dean, Academic Affairs

Irene Kehres, Associate Dean, Student Support Services

Deborah J. Monahan, Associate Dean, Research

The Dean’s Office of the David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics, located at 119 Euclid Avenue, can be reached at 315-443-5555 for more information about academic programs, services and all other activities related to the College.



The Falk Legacy