Matthew Buns, PhD

Associate Professor of Kinesiology and Health Science

Dr. Matthew Buns joined the faculty of Concordia University, St. Paul in 2015 and serves as Associate Professor of Kinesiology and Health Science and Director of the Doctorate in Kinesiology program. His research examines the mechanisms of expertise in sport and the psychological and cognitive factors associated with motor skill. He has authored more than 25 scholarly articles in sport and exercise science and presents regularly to state, regional, and national audiences.

About Concordia St. Paul

Concordia University, St. Paul is a comprehensive Christian liberal arts university, one of 10 affiliated with the Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod. Since our founding in 1893, Concordia University has been preparing students for successful careers and meaningful lives by providing an educational experience that is responsive, relevant and real.

Our focus on student success creates a caring, supportive and energetic environment that makes Concordia a place that stands out for its warmth, character and academic strength. Backgrounds, cultural heritage and ages of students vary widely, yet all have found a welcoming, accepting place to grow academically, spiritually and interpersonally.