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Duane Knudson


Duane Knudson

Ph.D. FACSM, FISBS, FRCAAHPERD

D. Knudson

Education:

  • B.S. - University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
  • M.S. - Baylor University
  • Ph.D. - University of Wisconsin, Madison

Contact: dknudson@txstate.edu or 512-245-2561

Fax: 512-245-8678


Dr. Knudson was appointed Professor and Chair of the Department of Health and Human Performance at Texas State in the Fall of 2009. He earned his Ph.D. in biomechanics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has held tenured faculty positions at Baylor University, California State University, Chico, and Texas State University. Dr. Knudson has received numerous grants for his research on the biomechanics of sport and exercise. He has published over 82 peer-reviewed articles in top journals like the Journal of Applied Biomechanics, International Journal of Sport Biomechanics, Sports Biomechanics, International Journal of Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine, British Journal of Sports Medicine, Journal of Sports Sciences, Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, European Journal of Applied Physiology, Sports Engineering, Gait & Posture, Research Quarterly for Exercise in Sport, Journal of College Science Teaching, Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, and Kinesiology Review. His research areas are in the biomechanics of tennis, stretching, qualitative movement diagnosis, learning biomechanical concepts, and the influence and citation metrics of Kinesiology journals.  Dr. Knudson has also authored three books, 13 chapters, and over 27 refereed articles in scientific proceedings. His scholarship has been cited over 1800 times for an h-index of 23 and a g-index of 39. His individualized h-index is 19. He currently serves on four journal editorial boards, the Board of Directors of ISBS, as President-Elect of American Kinesiology Association, and has been elected fellow of three scholarly societies. He has received the outstanding young alumni award from UW-Oshkosh, was the 2010 Southeast ACSM Scholar, and received the 2011 Ruth B. Glassow Honor Award from NASPE.

Personal web page: //uweb.txstate.edu/~dk19/