Dr. Robert Pitter

Email: robert.pitter@acadiau.ca 
Phone: (902) 585-1553





  • Sociological Aspects of Physical Activity and Sport
  • Contemporary Social Issues in Sport and Physical Activity
  • Sport, Media, and Culture

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 Scholarly Interests and Expertise

  • Political and socio-economic aspects of sport and recreation
  • Community sport development
  • Meanings surrounding sport and recreation experiences
  • Micro-computer assisted qualitative analysis




 Community Service

 Did you know?

  • Dr. Robert Pitter was awarded funding from his recent application to the SSHRC SIG competition.
  • Dr. Pitter is a member of the University of Toronto Sports Hall of Fame.
  • Dr. Pitter enjoys working with honours students.
  • Dr. Pitter was director of the Memphis Urban Youth Soccer Initiative.
  • Dr. Pitter has attended the Canadian Olympic Academy.
  • Dr. Pitter plays ball hockey and is an Lego Robotics Coach (he was awarded coach of the year in 2014).

 Contact Information


School of Kinesiology
Acadia University
550 Main Street Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada
B4P 2R6

Office: AAC486 War Memorial Gym
 Phone: (902) 585-1553
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 Email: robert.pitter@acadiau.ca