Exercise Science Graduate Faculty

Exercise Science Graduate Faculty


Joseph L. Andreacci, Ph.D., professor, program coordinator

Joseph L. Andreacci

Dr. Andreacci, who holds degrees from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, B.S.; Bloomsburg University, M.S.; and University of Pittsburgh, Ph.D., teaches graduate courses in Current Issues in Sport and Exercise.

He teaches undergraduate courses in Weight Training and Fitness, Basketball, Exercise and You, Introduction to Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology, First Aid and Safety. His research interests include pediatrics and energy metabolism.

Andreacci's Publications and Presentations

Andrea Fradkin, Ph.D., associate professor

Andrea Fradkin

Dr. Fradkin, who holds degrees from Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia, B.App.Sci. (Hons) and M.H.Sc.; and Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, Ph.D., teaches graduate courses in Exercise Program Administration and Mechanics of Human Movement.

She teaches undergraduate courses in Tennis, Racquet Sports, Combative Sports, Bowling, Volleyball, Health and Safety in Elementary Education, Kinesiology, Exercise and You, University Seminar, Aquatics, First Aid and Safety, Golf, Jogging and Walking, Research Methods in Exercise Science. Her research interests include injury prevention, biomechanics, epidemiology and performance improvement.

Fradkin's Publications and Presentations

Joseph B. Hazzard Jr., Ed.D., athletic trainer, assistant professor

Joseph B. Hazzard Jr.

Dr. Hazzard, who holds degrees from Salem College, Mass., B.S.; Shippensburg University, M.S.; and Temple University Ed.D.,, teaches undergraduate courses in Bowling, Volleyball, Exercise and You, Tennis, Badminton, Psychology of Sport, Exercise and Mental Health, Decisions for Healthy Behavior.

His research interest include sports medicine, athletic training and sports psychology.

Timothy R. McConnell, Ph.D., professor

Timothy R. McConnell

Dr. McConnell, who holds degrees from Pennsylvania State University, B.S., and Kent State University, M.S. and Ph.D., teaches graduate courses in Exercise Program Administration, Exercise in Chronic Disease, Exercise Specialist and Health Fitness Instructor.

He teaches undergraduate courses in Cardiac Rehabilitation, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Exercise for Special Populations, Exercise Prescription and Programming. His research interests include clinical exercise physiology.

McConnell's Publications and Presentations

Swapan Mookerjee, Ph.D., professor

Swapan Mookerjee

Dr. Mookerjee, who holds degrees from Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education, Gwalior, India, B.P.E. and M.P.E.; and University of Wisconsin, Ph.D., teaches graduate courses in Research Methods in Exercise Science, Instrumentation and Laboratory Techniques.

He teaches undergraduate courses in Exercise Prescription and Programming, Exercise Physiology I, Exercise Physiology II, Principles of Resistance Training. His research interests include exercise metabolism, strength training and environmental physiology.

Mookerjee's Publications and Presentations

Eric S. Rawson, Ph.D., professor

Eric S. Rawson

Dr. Rawson, who holds degrees from Northeastern University, B.S.; University of Massachusetts, M.S. and Ph.D., teaches graduate courses in Exercise Nutrition and Metabolism, and Muscular Adaptations to Exercise.

He teaches undergraduate courses in Weight Training and Fitness, Exercise and You, Introduction to Exercise Science, Sport Nutrition, Research Methods in Exercise Science, Exercise Prescription and Programming. His research interests include nutrition, muscle and aging.

Rawson's Publications and Presentations