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Peter Iltis

Professor of Kinesiology

B.S., M.S. Indiana University
Ph.D. University of Kansas


Peter Iltis joined the faculty of Gordon College in 1983 and holds a variety of scholarly interests both within the discipline of kinesiology and in music. His research projects have included such diverse interests as reliability and validity in the measurement of bioenergetics, movement disorders such as focal task specific dystonia (in musicians), body composition assessment techniques, the use of computer-assisted visual feedback in French horn pedagogy, as well as fall-risk assessment in older adults.

Dr. Iltis is an avid bicyclist, having traveled cross-country with his wife, Anna, and has a real love of music, having taught French horn at Gordon College for many years. He currently serves as the Medicine and Science Editor for the International Horn Society's journal, The Horn Call, and has authored short papers for that journal pertaining to problems horn players face, such as breathing and hearing.