WellStar College Research Scholarship and Publications

exercise science student conducting research

Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management

  • Research Interests

    • Student experiential learning in sport management
    • Golf tourism

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Chung, K.-s., Brown, C. A., Willett, J. B. (2019). Korean MLB players: Motives behind fan loyalty. Sport, Business, Management: An International Journal.

    Willett, J. B., Brown, C. A., Danzey-Bussell, L. A. (2019). An exploratory study: Faculty perceptions of online learning in undergraduate sport management programs. Journal of Hospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism Education, 25, 10.

    Feito, Y., Brown, C. A., Allyson, B., Heinrich, K., Petruzzello, S. (2018). Motivational Factors that Affect CrossFit Training Participation. SAGE Open.

    Brown, C. A., Willett, J. B., Goldfine, R. A., Goldfine, B. D. (2018). Sport management internship: Recommendations for improving upon experiential learning. Journal of Hospitality, Leisure, Sport, and Tourism Education, 22, 75-81, https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1473837617302241Peer Review - Refereed

    Feito, Y., Brown, C. A. (2018). A Practical Approach to Incorporating Twitter© in a College Course. Advances in Physiology Education, 42, 152-158.

    Feito, Y., Brown, C. A., Olmos, A. (2019). A Content Analysis of the High Intensity Functional Training Literature: A look at the past and directions for the future. To appear in Human Movement, Peer Review - Refereed

  • Research Interests

    • Type
    • Diabetes 
    • Cardio metabolic risk factors
    • Metabolic rate
    • Glucose regulations
    • Physical activity, energy balance, and body composition

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Buresh, R. J., Hornbuckle, L. M., Garrett, D., Garber, H., Woodward, A. (2018). Associations Between Measures of Health-Related Physical Fitness and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors In College Students. Journal of American College Health.

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Buresh, R. J., Berg, K. (2018). Exercise for the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus: factors to consider with current guidelines. EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA, 58(4), 510-524.

    Buresh, R. J. (2018). Should Body Size Categories Be More Common in Endurance Running Events? LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 17(5), 159-162.

    Conference Proceedings

    Hornbuckle, L. M., Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Herrington, A., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). Influence of Multiple Indices of Body Composition on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 145-145). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.Peer Review - Refereed

    Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). The Influence of Physical Activity on Energy Balance and Resting Metabolic Rate in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 72-72). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). The Influence of Physical Activity on Energy Balance and Resting Metabolic Rate in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 72-72). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Hornbuckle, L. M., Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Herrington, A., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). Influence of Multiple Indices of Body Composition on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 145-145). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

  • Research Interests

    • Mass media and people with disabilities

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Howard, J. S., McLester, C. N., Evans, T. W., McLester, J. R., Calloway, J. (2018). Central Hemodynamics Measured During 5 Repetition Maximum Free Weight. International Journal of Exercise Science, 11(2), 342-354.

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Wang, J., Calloway, J. (2018). High level technical training for elite soccer athletes. Soccer Journal, 56, 6-8.

  • Research Interests

    • Sport consumer behavior 
    • Sensory experience 
    • Sport and technology
    • Ethnic sporting event 

    Book Chapters

    Hwang, G., Chung, K.-s. (2018). Sports volunteers around the globe: Meaning and understanding of volunteering and its societal impact. Springer.

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Chung, K.-s., Brown, C. A., Willett, J. B. (2019). Korean MLB players: Motives behind fan loyalty. Sport, Business, Management: An International Journal.

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Chung, K.-s. (2018). Parents' interactions with contextual factors in youth sport participation. International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing. Chung, K.-s. (2018). The dynamics of image repair strategy on sport celebrity scandal. International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing.

  • Research Interests

    • Exercise and cognition across the lifespan
    • Scholarship of teaching and learning within an undergraduate curriculum
    • Predictors of success in an undergraduate program

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Published Abstract

    Stratton, M., Holmes, A., Bailly, A., Modjeski, A., Serafini, P., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T., Tuggle, K., Esmat, T. A., Hester, G., VanDusseldorp, T. (2018). Effect of dynamine with and without TeaCrine over four weeks of continuous use on cardiovascular function and psychometric parameters: a pilot study. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

    Rodriquez, A., Fabacher, I., Brown, K., Holmes, A. J., VanDusseldorp, T., Mangine, G. T., Esmat, T. A., Feito, Y. (2018). Comparison of Predicted and Measured Resting Metabolic Rate Methods Among CrossFit-Trained Athletes. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.

  • Research Interests

    • High intensity functional training
    • Strength and sport-specific skills
    • Injuries and participation in high impact functional training
    • Musculoskeletal adaptation following training
    • Motivational factors and training
    • Pace of performance
    • Body composition

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Feito, Y., Giardina, M. J., Butcher, S. J., Mangine, G. T. (2019). Repeated Anaerobic Tests Predicts Performance Among a Group of Advanced CrossFit® Trained Athletes. Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme, 59(6), 947-954, ., https://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/abs/10.1139/apnm-2018-0509#.XH8jQS2ZPMI

    Feito, Y., Brown, C. A., Allyson, B., Heinrich, K., Petruzzello, S. (2018). Motivational Factors that Affect CrossFit Training Participation. SAGE Open Access.

    Feito, Y., Burrows, E. K., Tabb, L. P. (2018). A 4-Year Analysis of the Incidence of Injuries Among CrossFit-Trained Participants. Orthopaedic journal of sports medicine, 6(10), 2325967118803100,https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/2325967118803100m

    Feito, Y., Heinrich, K. M., Butcher, S. J., Poston, Walker S. Carlos (2018). High-Intensity Functional Training (HIFT): Definition and Research Implications for Improved Fitness. MDPI, 6(3), https://www.mdpi.com/2075-4663/6/3/76

    Mangine, G. T., Cebulla, B., Feito, Y. (2018). Normative Values for Self-Reported Benchmark Workout Scores in CrossFit® Practitioners. Sports medicine - open, 4(39), 8.

    Feito, Y., Moriarty, T. A., Monahan, J., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Using the Hexoskin Smart Garment to Measure Cardiorespiratory Variables During High Intensity Functional Training. The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. https://www.minervamedica.it/en/journals/sports-med-physical-fitness/article.php?cod=R40Y9999N00A18071803

    Box, A. G., Feito, Y., Petruzzello, S. J., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Mood State Changes Accompanying the Crossfit Open™ Competition in Healthy Adults. Sports (Basel, Switzerland), 6(3), 15.

    Feito, Y., Moriarty, T. A., Mangine, G. T., Monahan, J. (2018). The use of a smart-textile garment during high-intensity functional training. A Pilot Study. The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness.

    Mangine, G. T., VanDusseldorp, T., Feito, Y., Holmes, A. J., Serafini, P. R., Box, A. G., Gonzalez, A. M. (2018). Testosterone and Cortisol Responses to Five High-Intensity Functional Training Competition Workouts in Recreationally Active Adults. Sports (Basel, Switzerland), 6(3).

    Feito, Y., Hoffstetter, W., Serafini, P. R., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Changes in body composition, bone metabolism, strength, and skill-specific performance resulting from 16-weeks of HIFT. PLOS One, 13(6), e0198324.

    Feito, Y., Brown, C. A. (2018). A Practical Approach to Incorporating Twitter© in a College Course. Advances in Physiology Education, 42, 152-158.

    Feito, Y., Brown, C. A., Olmos, A. (2019). A Content Analysis of the High Intensity Functional Training Literature: A look at the past and directions for the future. To appear in Human Movement.

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Feito, Y. (2018). New Trends Suggest the Fitness Industry Needs You. ACSMS HEALTH & FITNESS JOURNAL, 22(6), 58-58.

    Serafini, P., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Self-reported Measures of Strength and Sport-Specific Skills Distinguish Ranking in an International Online Fitness Competition. Journal of strength and conditioning research, 32(12), 3474-3484. https://insights.ovid.com/jscr/201812000/00124278-201812000-00022

    Feito, Y., Brown, C., Box, A., Heinrich, K. M., Petruzzello, S. J. (2018). An Investigation Into How Motivational Factors Differed Among Individuals Engaging in CrossFit Training. SAGE OPEN, 8(3), ., https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/2158244018803139

    Toohey, J. C., Townsend, J. R., Johnson, S. B., Toy, A. M., Vantrease, W. C., Bender, D., Crimi, C. C., Stowers, K. L., Ruiz, M. D., VanDusseldorp, T., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Effects of Probiotic (Bacillus subtilis) Supplementation During Offseason Resistance Training in Female Division I Athletes. Journal of strength and conditioning research.

    Mangine, G. T., McNabb, J., Feito, Y., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G. (2019). Increased resisted sprinting load decreases bilateral asymmetry in sprinting kinetics among rugby players. To appear in Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

    Olmos, A. A., Stratton, M. T., Ha, L. P., VanDusseldorp, T., Bailly, A. R., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T., Poisal, M. J., Jones, J. A., Dalton, B. E., Smith, T. M., Hester, G. (2019). Neuromuscular Function of the Plantar Flexors and Predictors of Peak Power in Middle-aged and Older Males. To appear in Experimental Gerontology.

    Conference Proceedings

    Feito, Y., Burrows, E. K., Tabb, L. P. (2018). A Cross-sectional Look At Injuries Among Individuals Engaged In Crossfit Training: A Four-year Study. (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 579-579). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Julian, J., Hayes, K., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Effect Of B-Hydroxy B-Methylbutyrate Supplementation On Sprint Kinetics Across A Collegiate Rugby Season (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 586-586). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Box, A. G., Feito, Y., Brown, C., Petruzzello, S. J. (2018). Examination of Personality Related to Individuals' Reported Primary Mode of Exercise (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 312-312). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    McNabb, J. A., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G. M., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Increased Resisted Sprinting Load Decreases Bilateral Asymmetry in Sprinting Kinetics (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 45-45). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Hornbuckle, L. M., Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Herrington, A., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). Influence of Multiple Indices of Body Composition on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 145-145). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Mangine, G. T., Cebulla, B., Feito, Y. (2018). Normative Benchmark Workout Scores For CrossFit (R) Athletes (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 408-408). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Serafini, P., VanDusseldorp, T., Feito, Y., Holmes, A., Gonzales, A., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Testosterone Response Following Five Crossfit (R) Open Workouts (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 789-789). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). The Influence of Physical Activity on Energy Balance and Resting Metabolic Rate in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 72-72). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Editorial

    Feito, Y. (2018). Certification Exam Changes What Do You Need to Know? (4th ed., vol. 22, pp. 27-28). PHILADELPHIA: ACSM'S HEALTH & FITNESS JOURNAL. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/325963378_Certification_Exam_Changes_What_Do_You_Need_to_Know

    Published Abstracts

    Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). The Influence of Physical Activity on Energy Balance and Resting Metabolic Rate in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 72-72). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Stratton, M., Holmes, A., Bailly, A., Modjeski, A., Serafini, P., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T., Tuggle, K., Esmat, T. A., Hester, G., VanDusseldorp, T. (2018). Effect of dynamine with and without TeaCrine over four weeks of continuous use on cardiovascular function and psychometric parameters: a pilot study. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

    Rodriquez, A., Fabacher, I., Brown, K., Holmes, A. J., VanDusseldorp, T., Mangine, G. T., Esmat, T. A., Feito, Y. (2018). Comparison of Predicted and Measured Resting Metabolic Rate Methods Among CrossFit-Trained Athletes. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.

    Hornbuckle, L. M., Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Herrington, A., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). Influence of Multiple Indices of Body Composition on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 145-145). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE

  • Research Interests

    • Orthopedic biomechanics of human locomotion
    • Prosthetics and orthotics
    • Pediatric neuromotor locomotion disorders
    • Gait and prosthetic prescription in children with limb loss

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Balsamo, B., Geil, M., Ellis, R., Wu, J. (2018). Confirmation bias affects user perception of knee braces. Journal of Biomechanics, 75, 164-170.

    Eshraghi, A., Safaeepour, Z., Geil, M., Andrysek, J. (in press). Walking and balance in children and adolescents with lower-limb amputation: a review of the literature. Clinical Biomechanics

  • Research Interests

    • Neuromuscular Physiology
      • Effects of aging, resistance training, and fatigue

    Conference Proceedings

    Julian, J., Hayes, K., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Effect Of B-Hydroxy B-Methylbutyrate Supplementation On Sprint Kinetics Across A Collegiate Rugby Season (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 586-586). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Published Abstract

    Stratton, M., Holmes, A., Bailly, A., Modjeski, A., Serafini, P., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T., Tuggle, K., Esmat, T. A., Hester, G., VanDusseldorp, T. (2018). Effect of dynamine with and without TeaCrine over four weeks of continuous use on cardiovascular function and psychometric parameters: a pilot study.. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

    Manuscript

    Gunn, S., Mangine, G. T., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G. (2018). Influence of sport specialization on athletic performance and injury risk in collegiate swimmers (3rd ed., vol. 5, pp. 6). Kennesaw Journal of Undergraduate Research.

    Jacobson, B. H., Hester, G., Palmer, T. B., Williams, K., Pope, Z. K., Sellers, J. H., Woolsey, C., Estrada, C. (2018). Effect of Energy Drink Consumption on Power and Velocity of Selected Sport Performance Activities. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research

  • Research Interests

    • Athletics performance and sprinting kinesthetic
    • Resistance sprint

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Mangine, G. T., Huet, K., Williamson, C., Bechke, E., Serafini, P. R., Bender, D., Hudy, J., Townsend, J. R. (2018). A resisted sprint sprint improves rate of force development during a 20-meter sprint in athletes. The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 32(6), 1531-1537.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Newsletter

    Huet, K. (2018). The Importance of a Proper Warm-Up II (2nd ed., vol. 40, pp. 2). NISOA Newsletter.

  • Research Interests

    • Obesity and diabetes
    • Pregnancy fitness and gestational diabetes
    • Abdominal fat distribution and metabolic health
    • Transgenerational obesity
    • Physical activity promotion for kids
    • Influence of physical activity on insulin sensitivity and beta-cell function

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Whitaker, K., Ingram, K. H., Appiah, D., Nicholson, W., Bennett, W., Lewis, C., Reis, J., Schreiner, P., Gunderson, E. (2018). Pre-Pregnancy Fitness and Risk of Gestational Diabetes: A Longitudinal Analysis. MSSE, 50(8), 1613-1619.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Ingram, K. H., Amason, J. S. (2018). Central Fat Distribution and Metabolic Health in Normoglycemic Young Women. Circulation.

  • Research Interests

    • Student success in undergraduate sport management
    • Recreation programming
    • Post-secondary inclusive recreation program
    • Sport management student club participation

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Hales, M. E., Johnson II, J. D. (2019). The Influence of Sport-Field Properties on Muscle-Recruitment Patterns and Metabolic Response. International Journal of Sport Physiology and Performance, 14(1), 83 – 90.

  • Research Interests

    • High intensity functional training
    • Pace and performance
    • Metabolic rate
    • Caffine and multi-frequency bioelectrical impediments
    • Glucose regulations
    • Physical activity measurement
    • Autonomic responses to physical activity
    • Skeletal muscle morphology

    Refereed Journal Articles

    McLester, C. N., Nickerson, B. S., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Hicks, C. S., Williamson, C., Bechke, E., McLester, J. R. (2018). Validity of DXA body volume equations in a four-compartment model for adults with varying body mass index and waist circumference classifications. PlosOne, 13(11).

    McLester, C. N., Nickerson, B. S., Kliszczewicz, B. M., McLester, J. R. (in press). Reliability and Agreement of Various InBody Body Composition Analyzers Are Similar When Compared to DXA in Healthy Men and Women. Journal of Clinical Densitometry.

    Conference Proceedings

    Hornbuckle, L. M., Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Herrington, A., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). Influence of Multiple Indices of Body Composition on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 145-145). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). The Influence of Physical Activity on Energy Balance and Resting Metabolic Rate in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 72-72). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Manuscript

    Santana, M. D. R., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Vanderlei, F. M., Monteiro, L. R. L., Mantiniano, E. C., Moraes, Y. M. de, Mangueira, L. B., Alcantara, G. C., Silva, J. R., Benjamim, C. J. R., Oilveira, F. R., Valenti, V. E. (2019). Autonomic responses induced by aerobic submaximal exercise in obese and overweight adolescents (vol. 29, pp. 169-173). Cariology in the Young.

    Kliszczewicz, B. M., Bechke, E., Williamson, C., Green, Z., Bailey, P., McLester, J. R., McLester, C. N. (2019). Citrus Aurantium and caffeine complex versus placebo on biomarkers of metabolism: a double blind crossover design. Paul Bailey Thesis Project Citrus Aurantium and caffeine complex versus placebo on Performance (3rd ed., vol. 16). Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

    Kliszczewicz, B. M., Markert, C. D., Bechke, E., Williamson, C., Clemons, K. N., Snarr, R. L., McKenzie, M. J. (2019). Acute inflammatory responses to high-intensity functional training programming: An observational study. Journal of Human Sport & Exercise.

    Williamson, C., Nickerson, B., Bechke, E., McLester, C. N., Kliszczewicz, B. M. (2018). Influence of Caffeine on Multi-Frequency Bioelectrical Impedance in Habitual Caffeine Consumers (7th ed., vol. 15). Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

    Kliszczewicz, B. M., Markert, C. D., Bechke, E., Williamson, C., Clemons, K. N., Snarr, R. L., McKenzie, M. J. (2018). ACUTE EFFECT OF POPULAR HIGH-INTENSITY FUNCTIONAL TRAINING EXERCISE ON PHYSIOLOGIC MARKERS OF GROWTH. Journal of Strength and Conditioning.

    Kliszczewicz, B. M., Bechke, E., Williamson, C., Bailey, P., Hoffstetter, W., McLester, J. R., McLester, C. N. (2018). The influence of citrus aurantium and caffeine complex versus placebo on the cardiac autonomic response: a double blind crossover design. Journal of International Society of Sport and Nutrition.

    Nickerson, B., Esco, M., Welborn, B. A., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Bishop, P. A., Richardson, M. T. (2018). Time Course Toward Baseline of Hand-to-Foot BIA Measures Following An Acute Bout of Aerobic Exercise (2nd ed., vol. 11, pp. 640-647). International Journal of Exercise Science.

    Published Abstract

    Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). The Influence of Physical Activity on Energy Balance and Resting Metabolic Rate in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 72-72). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Hornbuckle, L. M., Buresh, R. J., Feito, Y., Williamson, C., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Herrington, A., Ellis, C., Tsui, L., Schlupp, A., Shepard, K., Volpe, S. (2018). Influence of Multiple Indices of Body Composition on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Adults (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 145-145). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

  • Research Interests

    • Circulene malate supplementation and exercise performance
    • Multi-ingredient supplements and body composition, mood and satiety in overweight adults
    • Post-resistance exercise ingestion of milk protein
    • Athletic performance and sprinting kinetics
    • Resisted sprint and force development
    • Protein and physical activity
    • High intensity functional training and musculoskeletal adaptation

    Book Chapters

    Mangine, G. T., Stratton, M. T. (2019). Incorporating Dietary Supplements with Sports Specific Training and Competition. In Jay R Hoffman (Ed.), Dietary Supplementation in Sport and Exercise: Evidence, Safety, and Ergogenic Benefits (pp. 291-315). Abingdon-on-Thames: Routledge Press.

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Feito, Y., Giardina, M. J., Butcher, S. J., Mangine, G. T. (2019). Repeated Anaerobic Tests Predicts Performance Among a Group of Advanced CrossFit® Trained Athletes. Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme, 59(6), 947-954, ., https://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/abs/10.1139/apnm-2018-0509#.XH8jQS2ZPMI

    Spitz, R. W., Gonzalez, A. M., Ghigiarelli, J. J., Sell, K. M., Mangine, G. T. (2019). Load-velocity relationships of the back vs. front squat exercises in resistance-trained men. The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 33(2), 301-306. 

    Gonzalez, A. M., Spitz, R. W., Ghigiarelli, J. J., Sell, K. M., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Acute effect of citrulline malate supplementation on upper-body resistance exercise performance in recreationally resistance-trained men. Journal of strength and conditioning research, 32(11), 3088-3094.

    Mangine, G. T., Redd, M. J., Gonzalez, A. M., Townsend, J. R., Wells, A. J., Jajtner, A. R., Beyer, K. S., Boone, C. H., La Monica, M. B., Stout, J. R., Fukuda, D. H., Ratamess, N. A., Hoffman, J. R. (2018). Resistance training does not induce uniform adaptations to quadriceps muscles. PLoS One, 13(8), 12.

    Mangine, G. T., Cebulla, B., Feito, Y. (2018). Normative Values for Self-Reported Benchmark Workout Scores in CrossFit® Practitioners. Sports medicine - open, 4(39), 8.

    Feito, Y., Moriarty, T. A., Monahan, J., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Using the Hexoskin Smart Garment to Measure Cardiorespiratory Variables During High Intensity Functional Training. The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, https://www.minervamedica.it/en/journals/sports-med-physical-fitness/article.php?cod=R40Y9999N00A18071803

    Box, A. G., Feito, Y., Petruzzello, S. J., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Mood State Changes Accompanying the Crossfit Open™ Competition in Healthy Adults. Sports (Basel, Switzerland), 6(3), 15.

    Feito, Y., Moriarty, T. A., Mangine, G. T., Monahan, J. (2018). The use of a smart-textile garment during high-intensity functional training. A Pilot Study. The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness.

    Mangine, G. T., VanDusseldorp, T., Feito, Y., Holmes, A. J., Serafini, P. R., Box, A. G., Gonzalez, A. M. (2018). Testosterone and Cortisol Responses to Five High-Intensity Functional Training Competition Workouts in Recreationally Active Adults. Sports (Basel, Switzerland), 6(3).

    Feito, Y., Hoffstetter, W., Serafini, P. R., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Changes in body composition, bone metabolism, strength, and skill-specific performance resulting from 16-weeks of HIFT. PLOS One, 13(6), e0198324.

    Mangine, G. T., Gonzalez, A. M., Townsend, J. R., Wells, A. J., Jajtner, A. R., Beyer, K. S., Boone, C. H., Miramonti, A. A., Wang, R., La Monica, M. B., Fukuda, D. H., Ratamess, N. A., Stout, J. R., Hoffman, J. R. (2018). Influence of baseline muscle strength and size measures on training adaptations in resistance-trained men. International Journal of Exercise Science, 11(4), 198-213.

    Nickerson, B. S., Mangine, G. T., Williams, T. D., Martinez, I. A. (2018). Effect of cluster set warm-up configurations on sprint performance in collegiate male soccer players. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, 43(6), 625-630.

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Gonzalez, A. M., Mangine, G. T., Spitz, R. W., Ghigiarelli, J. J., Sell, K. M. (2019). Agreement between the Open Barbell and Tendo linear position transducers for monitoring barbell velocity during resistance exercise. Sports, 7(5), 125.

    Serafini, P., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Self-reported Measures of Strength and Sport-Specific Skills Distinguish Ranking in an International Online Fitness Competition. Journal of strength and conditioning research, 32(12), 3474-3484, https://insights.ovid.com/jscr/201812000/00124278-201812000-00022

    Mangine, G. T., Huet, K., Williamson, C., Bechke, E., Serafini, P. R., Bender, D., Hudy, J., Townsend, J. R. (2018). A resisted sprint sprint improves rate of force development during a 20-meter sprint in athletes. The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 32(6), 1531-1537.

    Toohey, J. C., Townsend, J. R., Johnson, S. B., Toy, A. M., Vantrease, W. C., Bender, D., Crimi, C. C., Stowers, K. L., Ruiz, M. D., VanDusseldorp, T., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Effects of Probiotic (Bacillus subtilis) Supplementation During Offseason Resistance Training in Female Division I Athletes. Journal of strength and conditioning research. 

    Mangine, G. T., McNabb, J., Feito, Y., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G. (2019). Increased resisted sprinting load decreases bilateral asymmetry in sprinting kinetics among rugby players. To appear in Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

    Conference Proceedings

    Julian, J., Hayes, K., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Effect Of B-Hydroxy B-Methylbutyrate Supplementation On Sprint Kinetics Across A Collegiate Rugby Season (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 586-586). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    McNabb, J. A., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G. M., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Increased Resisted Sprinting Load Decreases Bilateral Asymmetry in Sprinting Kinetics (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 45-45). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Mangine, G. T., Cebulla, B., Feito, Y. (2018). Normative Benchmark Workout Scores For CrossFit (R) Athletes (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 408-408). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE

    Serafini, P., VanDusseldorp, T., Feito, Y., Holmes, A., Gonzales, A., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Testosterone Response Following Five Crossfit (R) Open Workouts (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 789-789). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Published Abstract

    Stratton, M., Holmes, A., Bailly, A., Modjeski, A., Serafini, P., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T., Tuggle, K., Esmat, T. A., Hester, G., VanDusseldorp, T. (2018). Effect of dynamine with and without TeaCrine over four weeks of continuous use on cardiovascular function and psychometric parameters: a pilot study. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

    Rodriquez, A., Fabacher, I., Brown, K., Holmes, A. J., VanDusseldorp, T., Mangine, G. T., Esmat, T. A., Feito, Y. (2018). Comparison of Predicted and Measured Resting Metabolic Rate Methods Among CrossFit-Trained Athletes. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.

    Stratton, M. T., Feito, Y., VanDusseldorp, T., Esmat, T. A., Mangine, G. T. (2018). A comparison of four methods of determining body composition in elite and recreational crossfit athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

    Mangine, G. T., Feito, Y., VanDusseldorp, T., Esmat, T. A. (2018). Anthropomotetric and physiological performance predictors of a 20-minute fitness competition workout. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

    Almeda, C. G., Feito, Y., VanDusseldorp, T., Esmat, T. A., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Mid-thigh pull force-time characteristics in elite and recreational crossfit athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

    Manuscript

    Gunn, S., Mangine, G. T., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G. (2018). Influence of sport specialization on athletic performance and injury risk in collegiate swimmers (3rd ed., vol. 5, pp. 6). Kennesaw Journal of Undergraduate Research.

  • Research Interests

    • Reliability and validity of body composition measures
    • Free weight and hemodynamics
    • Muscle activation
    • Bioelectrical impedance
    • Cardiac autonomic response
    • Caffeine and p-synephrine on metabolic activity

    Refereed Journal Articles

    McLester, C. N., Hicks, C. S., Miller, L., McLester, J. R. (2018). An Investigation of the Differences between Perceived vs. Measured Body Composition, Social Physique Anxiety, and Overall Appearance Satisfaction among College Students. International Journal of Exercise Science, 11(5), 957-967.

    McLester, C. N., DeWitt, A., Rooks, R., McLester, J. R. (2018). An investigation of the validity and reliability of body composition assessed with electrical impedance myography. European Journal of Sport Science, 18(6), 763-771.

    McLester, C. N., Nickerson, B. S., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Hicks, C. S., Williamson, C., Bechke, E., McLester, J. R. (2018). Validity of DXA body volume equations in a four-compartment model for adults with varying body mass index and waist circumference classifications. PlosOne, 13(11).

    Howard, J. S., McLester, C. N., Evans, T. W., McLester, J. R., Calloway, J. (2018). Central Hemodynamics Measured During 5 Repetition Maximum Free Weight. International Journal of Exercise Science, 11(2), 342-354.

    McLester, C. N., Nickerson, B. S., Kliszczewicz, B. M., McLester, J. R. (in press). Reliability and Agreement of Various InBody Body Composition Analyzers Are Similar When Compared to DXA in Healthy Men and Women. To appear in Journal of Clinical Densitometry.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Manuscript

    Kliszczewicz, B. M., Bechke, E., Williamson, C., Green, Z., Bailey, P., McLester, J. R., McLester, C. N. (2019). Citrus Aurantium and caffeine complex versus placebo on biomarkers of metabolism: a double blind crossover design. Paul Bailey Thesis Project Citrus Aurantium and caffeine complex versus placebo on Performance (3rd ed., vol. 16). Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

    Williamson, C., Nickerson, B., Bechke, E., McLester, C. N., Kliszczewicz, B. M. (2018). Influence of Caffeine on Multi-Frequency Bioelectrical Impedance in Habitual Caffeine Consumers (7th ed., vol. 15). Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.Peer Review - Refereed 

    Kliszczewicz, B. M., Bechke, E., Williamson, C., Bailey, P., Hoffstetter, W., McLester, J. R., McLester, C. N. (2018). The influence of citrus aurantium and caffeine complex versus placebo on the cardiac autonomic response: a double blind crossover design. Journal of International Society of Sport and Nutrition.

    Chapter for National Academy of Sports Medicine "Nutrition Coach Certification" McLester, C. N. (2018). Author. Nutrition Coach Certification.

  • Research Interests

    • Body composition
    • Free weight and hemodynamics
    • Muscle activation
    • YMCA protocol
    • Body composition and body satisfaction

    Refereed Journal Articles

    McLester, C. N., Hicks, C. S., Miller, L., McLester, J. R. (2018). An Investigation of the Differences between Perceived vs. Measured Body Composition, Social Physique Anxiety, and Overall Appearance Satisfaction among College Students. International Journal of Exercise Science, 11(5), 957-967.

    McLester, C. N., DeWitt, A., Rooks, R., McLester, J. R. (2018). An investigation of the validity and reliability of body composition assessed with electrical impedance myography. European Journal of Sport Science, 18(6), 763-771.

    McLester, C. N., Nickerson, B. S., Kliszczewicz, B. M., Hicks, C. S., Williamson, C., Bechke, E., McLester, J. R. (2018). Validity of DXA body volume equations in a four-compartment model for adults with varying body mass index and waist circumference classifications. PlosOne, 13(11).

    Howard, J. S., McLester, C. N., Evans, T. W., McLester, J. R., Calloway, J. (2018). Central Hemodynamics Measured During 5 Repetition Maximum Free Weight. International Journal of Exercise Science, 11(2), 342-354.

    McLester, C. N., Nickerson, B. S., Kliszczewicz, B. M., McLester, J. R. (in press). Reliability and Agreement of Various InBody Body Composition Analyzers Are Similar When Compared to DXA in Healthy Men and Women. Journal of Clinical Densitometry.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Manuscript 

    Kliszczewicz, B. M., Bechke, E., Williamson, C., Green, Z., Bailey, P., McLester, J. R., McLester, C. N. (2019). Citrus Aurantium and caffeine complex versus placebo on biomarkers of metabolism: a double blind crossover design. Paul Bailey Thesis Project Citrus Aurantium and caffeine complex versus placebo on Performance (3rd ed., vol. 16). Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

    Kliszczewicz, B. M., Bechke, E., Williamson, C., Bailey, P., Hoffstetter, W., McLester, J. R., McLester, C. N. (2018). The influence of citrus aurantium and caffeine complex versus placebo on the cardiac autonomic response: a double blind crossover design. Journal of International Society of Sport and Nutrition.

  • Research Interests

    • Body composition and blood pressure comparisons
    • Bone mineral density and body composition
    • Effects of menopause on body composition and bone density
  • Research Interests

    • Sports economics
    • Predicting athlete performance and productivity
    • College football and basketball recruiting
    • NFL draft
    • Manager impacts on worker performance
    • Labor market discrimination

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Pitts, J. D., Evans, B. (2019). Drafting for Success: How Good are NFL Teams at Identifying Future Productivity at Offensive-Skill Positions in the Draft? The American Economist, 64(1), 102-122.

    Rezek, J., Bolen, J. B., Pitts, J. D. (2019). Performance Efficiency in NCAA Basketball. Journal of Sports Economics, 20(2), 218-241.

    Pitts, J. D., Evans, B. (2019). Manger Impacts on Worker Performance in American Football: Do Offensive Coordinators Impact Quarterback Performance in the NFL? Managerial and Decision Economics, 40(1), 105-118.

    Bradbury, J. C., Pitts, J. D. (2018). Full Cost of Attendance Scholarships and College Choice: Evidence from NCAA Football. Journal of Sports Economics, 19(7), 977-989, http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1527002517696958

    Evans, B., Roush, J., Pitts, J. D., Hornby, A. (2018). Evidence of skill and strategy in daily fantasy basketball. Journal of Gambling Studies, 34(3), 757-771.

    Evans, B., Pitts, J. D. (2018). Cross-Sport Recruiting Effects in NCAA D1 Football and Basketball. Journal of Sports Economics, 19(6), 820-842, journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1527002516684171

    Pitts, J. D., Evans, B. (2018). Evidence on the Importance of Cognitive Ability Tests for NFL Quarterbacks: What are the Relationships among Wonderlic Scores, Draft Positions and NFL Performance Outcomes? Applied Economics, 50(27), 2957-2966.

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Pitts, J. D., Poole, S. J., Stephens, M. M. (in press). Projecting a High-School Quarterback’s Performance at the Collegiate Level: A Comparison of the Rivals, 247 Sports, and ESPN Recruiting Ratings. Journal of Amateur Sport.

  • Research Interests

    • Neural and muscular mechanisms
  • Research Interests

    • Branched-chain amino acid supplements and recovery
    • Protein supplements and sources, impact on performance
    • Metabolic profile of cross fit training
    • Diet and body composition
    • Proteome through exercise and calorie restrictions
    • Caffeine and p-synephrine on metabolite activity
    • Exercise training in aging skeletal muscle

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Mangine, G. T., VanDusseldorp, T., Feito, Y., Holmes, A. J., Serafini, P. R., Box, A. G., Gonzalez, A. M. (2018). Testosterone and Cortisol Responses to Five High-Intensity Functional Training Competition Workouts in Recreationally Active Adults. Sports (Basel, Switzerland), 6(3).

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Toohey, J. C., Townsend, J. R., Johnson, S. B., Toy, A. M., Vantrease, W. C., Bender, D., Crimi, C. C., Stowers, K. L., Ruiz, M. D., VanDusseldorp, T., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Effects of Probiotic (Bacillus subtilis) Supplementation During Offseason Resistance Training in Female Division I Athletes. Journal of strength and conditioning research.

    Mangine, G. T., McNabb, J., Feito, Y., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G. (2019). Increased resisted sprinting load decreases bilateral asymmetry in sprinting kinetics among rugby players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

    Olmos, A. A., Stratton, M. T., Ha, L. P., VanDusseldorp, T., Bailly, A. R., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T., Poisal, M. J., Jones, J. A., Dalton, B. E., Smith, T. M., Hester, G. (2019). Neuromuscular Function of the Plantar Flexors and Predictors of Peak Power in Middle-aged and Older Males. Experimental Gerontology.

    Conference Proceedings

    Julian, J., Hayes, K., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Effect Of B-Hydroxy B-Methylbutyrate Supplementation On Sprint Kinetics Across A Collegiate Rugby Season (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 586-586). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    McNabb, J. A., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G. M., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Increased Resisted Sprinting Load Decreases Bilateral Asymmetry in Sprinting Kinetics (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 45-45). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Serafini, P., VanDusseldorp, T., Feito, Y., Holmes, A., Gonzales, A., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Testosterone Response Following Five Crossfit (R) Open Workouts (5th ed., vol. 50, pp. 789-789). PHILADELPHIA: MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Manuscript

    Beverly, J. M., Zuhl, M. N., White, J. M.B., Beverly, E. R., VanDusseldorp, T., McCormick, J. J., Williams, J. D., Beam, J. R., Mermier, C. M. (Published). Harness Suspension Stress: Physiological and Safety Assessment. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.

    VanDusseldorp, T. (2018). The Effect of Aging on the Autophagic and Heat Shock Response in Human Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells.

    VanDusseldorp, T. (2018). The effects of probiotic (bacillus subtilis) supplementation during offseason resistance training in female Division I athletes.

    VanDusseldorp, T. (2018). Testosterone and cortisol response to five high-intensity functional training competition workouts in recreationally active adults.

    Gunn, S., Mangine, G. T., VanDusseldorp, T., Hester, G. (2018). Influence of sport specialization on athletic performance and injury risk in collegiate swimmers (3rd ed., vol. 5, pp. 6). Kennesaw Journal of Undergraduate Research.

    Published Abstract

    Stratton, M., Holmes, A., Bailly, A., Modjeski, A., Serafini, P., Feito, Y., Mangine, G. T., Tuggle, K., Esmat, T. A., Hester, G., VanDusseldorp, T. (2018). Effect of dynamine with and without TeaCrine over four weeks of continuous use on cardiovascular function and psychometric parameters: a pilot study. Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

    Rodriquez, A., Fabacher, I., Brown, K., Holmes, A. J., VanDusseldorp, T., Mangine, G. T., Esmat, T. A., Feito, Y. (2018). Comparison of Predicted and Measured Resting Metabolic Rate Methods Among CrossFit-Trained Athletes. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.

    Stratton, M. T., Feito, Y., VanDusseldorp, T., Esmat, T. A., Mangine, G. T. (2018). A comparison of four methods of determining body composition in elite and recreational crossfit athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

    Mangine, G. T., Feito, Y., VanDusseldorp, T., Esmat, T. A. (2018). Anthropomotetric and physiological performance predictors of a 20-minute fitness competition workout. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

    Almeda, C. G., Feito, Y., VanDusseldorp, T., Esmat, T. A., Mangine, G. T. (2018). Mid-thigh pull force-time characteristics in elite and recreational crossfit athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.

  • Research Interests

    • Sport management master's programs in U.S.
    • Sport management internships
    • Fan loyalty

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Chung, K.-s., Brown, C. A., Willett, J. B. (2019). Korean MLB players: Motives behind fan loyalty. Sport, Business, Management: An International Journal.

    Willett, J. B., Brown, C. A., Danzey-Bussell, L. A. (2019). An exploratory study: Faculty perceptions of online learning in undergraduate sport management programs. Journal of Hospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism Education, 25, 10.

    Brown, C. A., Willett, J. B., Goldfine, R. A., Goldfine, B. D. (2018). Sport management internship: Recommendations for improving upon experiential learning. Journal of Hospitality, Leisure, Sport, and Tourism Education, 22, 75-81, https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1473837617302241

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Online Website

    Kiernan, J., Willett, J. B. (2018). 2018 Boston Marathon Facts: Records, Money, and More. https://wallethub.com/blog/boston-marathon-facts/20499/Invited

Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education

  • Research Interests

    • Online learning effectiveness
    • K-12 physical activity and physical education

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Bryan, C. (2018). Reflections in Health and PE: Blog for SHAPE America. No. SHAPE America.

  • Research Interests

    • Inequity and reasons for participation in physical activity, play and sport in communities
    • Biopedagogy/biopolitics
    • Infrastructure and the built environment for PA, play and sport

    Book Chapters

    Culp, B. (2019). Empowering English Language Learners. Teaching About Social Justice Issues in Physical Education.

    Culp, B. O. (in press). Including Everyone. SHAPE America.

  • Research Interests

    • Workplace health promotion
    • Access to clean water
    • Work pressure, mental health, stress and family-work conflict
    • Organizational safety practices
    • Safety climate and firefighting

    Book Chapters

    DeJoy, D. M., Dyal, M. A., Smith, T. D. (2018). Workplace health promotion: Ethical tight rope. In Ron Burke and Cary Cooper (Ed.), Violence and Abuse In and Around Organizations. Taylor & Francis.

    Steppe, J. D., Dyal, M. A. (2018). Steppe, J. D. (2018). Providing access to clean water in rural Nicaragua: A qualitative case study. In G. Dorman & M. de Chesnay (Eds.), Case studies in global health policy for nursing. New York, NY: Springer. In de Chesnay, Mary (Ed.), Case Studies in Global Health Policy Nursing.

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Smith, T. D., Hughes, K., DeJoy, D. M., Dyal, M. A. (2018). Assessment of relationships between work stress, work-family conflict, burnout and firefighter safety behavior outcomes. Safety Science, 103, 287-292. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ssci.2017.12.005

    Smith, T. D., DeJoy, D. M., Dyal, M. A., Yongjia, P., Dickinson, S. (in Press). Multi-level safety climate associations with safety behaviors in the fire service. Journal of Safety Research, 69

  • Research Interests

    • The positive effects of collegiate physical activity courses
    • Sport management programs: internships and pedagogy

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Brown, C. A., Willett, J. B., Goldfine, R. A., Goldfine, B. D. (2018). Sport management internship: Recommendations for improving upon experiential learning. Journal of Hospitality, Leisure, Sport, and Tourism Education, 22, 75-81. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1473837617302241

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Hill, G. M., Goldfine, B. D., Porter, K. J., Yn, Z. (2018). The Impact of Enrollment in an Instructional Physical Activity Program Course on Physical Activity Level and Enjoyment of Physical Activity of University Students. American Journal of Health Studies, 33(3), 80-88.

  • Research Interests

    • Cardiorespiratory health
    • Sport field properties, muscle activity patterns, and metabolic responses
    • Weight lifting equipment padding

    Book Chapters

    Hales, M. E. (in press). Chapter 16: Biomechanics and Kinesiology.

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Hales, M. E., Johnson II, J. D. (2019). The Influence of Sport-Field Properties on Muscle-Recruitment Patterns and Metabolic Response. International Journal of Sport Physiology and Performance, 14(1), 83 – 90.

  • Research Interests

    • Plant foods
    • Engaged learners through physical education
    • High impact practices in education abroad
  • Research Interests

    • Weight loss predictors in university age and elderly population
    • Weight loss treatment and middle aged women
    • Weight loss, gain, and obesity

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Johnson, P. H., Annesi, J. J. (2018). Factors Related to Weight Gain/Loss among Emerging Adults with Obesity. PNG Publications, 42(3), 3-16.

  • Research Interests

    • Teacher preparation in sexuality education
    • Interprofessional collaboration and education

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Porter, K. J., Nandan, M., Varagona, L. M., Maguire, M. (2018). Competency-Based Interprofessional Education: Lessons from the Field. Journal of Human Services, 38(1), 111-115.

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Hill, G. M., Goldfine, B. D., Porter, K. J., Yn, Z. (2018). The Impact of Enrollment in an Instructional Physical Activity Program Course on Physical Activity Level and Enjoyment of Physical Activity of University Students. American Journal of Health Studies, 33(3), 80-88.

  • Research Interests

    • Sexual behavior, religion, and risky sexual behavior in African American adolescents

Department of Social Work and Human Services

  • Research Interests

    • Chronic disease self-management
    • Behavioral health disorders

    Book Chapter

    Collard, C. S., McClatchey, I. S. (2019). Social entrepreneurship in the United States - Case examples in homelessness and mental health. Social Work Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship and Social Value Creation: Relevance for Contemporary Social Work Practice Eds. M. Nandan, T. Bent-Goodley, T., & G. Mandayam. Washington, D.C.: NASW Press.

  • Research Interests

    • Resistance, insomnia and nightmare impact on veterans with PTSD
    • School counselors and gifted children
    • Public health, social work, and mental health

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Duchac, N., McClatchey, I. S. (2019). A military family’s loss: A case study viewed from the lens of the multi-dimensional grief theory. Journal of Military and Government Counseling, 7(2), 95-112.

  • Research Interests

    • Queer, transgender at school
    • Politics of inclusion
    • Migrant children and multicultural belonging
    • Indigeneity
    • Child welfare

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Greensmith, C. (2018). (Unsettling) White Queer Complicities: Toward a Practice of Decolonization in Queer Organizations. INTERSECTIONALITIES-A GLOBAL JOURNAL OF SOCIAL WORK ANALYSIS RESEARCH POLITY AND PRACTICE, 6(1), 16-36.

    Greensmith, C., Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X. (2018). Practicing storytelling with and learning from migrant youth. Neos: A Publication of the Anthropology of Children and Youth Interest Group, 10(2), pp. 14-15.

    Greensmith, C., Rodriguez, D. (2018). Practicing Storytelling and Learning from Migrant Youth. NEOS, 10(2), 2, http://acyig.americananthro.org/wpcontent/ uploads/2018/10/NEOS-October-2018.pdf

    Greensmith, C., Sakal Froese, J. (2018). Glorifying Suicide?: Radical Encounters with Difficult Texts, Radical Approaches to Youth Care. CYC-Online(235), 8, http://www.cyc-net.org/cyc-online/sep2018.pdf

    Greensmith, C. (2018). Desiring Diversity: The Limits of White Settler Multiculturalism in Queer Organizations. Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism, 18(1), 57-77, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/sena.12264

  • Research Interests

    • Bereavement
  • Research Interests

    • Trauma among bereaved children/adolescents
    • Trauma-informed care
    • Bereavement camps for children/adolescent 

    Book Chapters

    Collard, C. S., McClatchey, I. s. (2019). Social entrepreneurship in the United States - Case examples in homelessness and mental health. Social Work Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship and Social Value Creation: Relevance for Contemporary Social Work Practice Eds. M. Nandan, T. Bent-Goodley, T., & G. Mandayam. Washington, D.C.: NASW Press.

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Duchac, N., McClatchey, I. S. (2019). A military family’s loss: A case study viewed from the lens of the multi-dimensional grief theory. Journal of Military and Government Counseling, 7(2), 95-112.

    McClatchey, I. S. (2018). Trauma-informed care and posttraumatic growth among youth: A pilot study. Omega, Journal of Death & Dying.

    McClatchey, I. S., Wimmer, J. S. (2018). Evaluating bereavement camps. Camping Magazine, 4, 38-41. 

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Blog

    McClatchey, I. S. (2019). Summertime Blues. Kennesaw State University.

    Podcast

    McClatchey, I. S. (2018). Handle with care: Helping children cope with parental loss. Military Families' Learning Network.

  • Research Interests

    • Social innovation, social value creation and entrepreneurship
    • Interdisciplinary education and practice

    Books

    Nandan, M., Bent-Goodley, T., Mandayam, G. (2019). Social Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship and Social Value Creation: Relevance for Contemporary Social Work Practice. NASW Press.

    Book Chapters

    M., B., Nandan, M., P, W. (2019). Community Development. NASW Speaks. NASW Press.

    Nandan, M., Bent-Goodley, T., Mandayam, G. (2019). Epilogue. Social Entrepreneurship, Social Intrapreneurship, Social Innovation and Social Value Creation: An Overview and Implications for Social Work. NASW Press.

    Nandan, M., Bent-Goodley, T., Mandayam, G. (in press). Prologue. Social Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship, and Social Value Creation: An Overview and Implications for Social Work. NASW Press.

    Nandan, M., Bent-Goodley, T., Mandayam, G., Singh, A. (2019). Social Entrepreneurship, Social Intrapreneurship, Social Innovation and Social Value Creation: An Overview and Implications for Social Work. Social Work Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship and Social Value Creation: Relevance for Contemporary Practice. NASW Press.

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Porter, K. J., Nandan, M., Varagona, L. M., Maguire, M. (2018). Competency-Based Interprofessional Education: Lessons from the Field. Journal of Human Services, 38(1), 111-115.

  • Research Interests

    • Chronic disease and behavioral health
    • Chronic disease and self management in African Americans
    • Trauma focused care
    • Cultural competence and clinical practice
    • Nonprofits and cultural competence

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Robinson-Dooley, V. M., D. K., R. J. (2018). Aging and Community Health: A University- Community Partnership. Educational Gerontology.

  • Research Interests

    • Immigration integration toolkit
    • Welcoming movement
    • Receptivity to immigrants
    • Policy formation for immigrants
    • Leveraging emotional intelligence
    • Community health assessment

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Smith-Sitton, L., Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X., McDaniel, P. N. (2019). When Local Community Writing Initiatives Crashed into White House Public Policy: "Green Card Youth Voices: Stories of an Atlanta High School". Spark: A 4C4 Equality Journal, 1(1), https://sparkactivism.com/journal-issues/when-local-community-writing-initiatives-crashed-into-white-house-public-policy-green-card-youth-voices-immigration-stories-from-an-atlanta-high-school/

    McDaniel, P. N., Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X., Wang, Q. (2019). Immigrant Integration and Receptivity Policy Formation in Welcoming Cities. Journal of Urban Affairs, https://www.tandfonline.com/loi/ujua20

    Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X., McDaniel, P. N., Bisio, G. (2018). “FU”: One Response to the Liminal State Immigrant Youth Must Navigate. Law & Policy, 41(1), 59-79https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/lapo.12117

    Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X., McDaniel, P. N., Ahebee, M.-D. (2018). Welcoming America: A Case Study of Municipal Immigrant Integration, Receptivity, and Community Practice. Journal of Community Practice, 26(3),https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10705422.2018.1477081

    Hutchins, J., Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. (2018). The soft side of branding: leveraging emotional intelligence. Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing, 33(1), 117-125.

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X., Rodriguez, S. C. (2019). A Content Analysis of the Contributions in the Narratives of DACA Youth. Journal of Youth Development.

    Greensmith, C., Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X. (2018). Practicing storytelling with and learning from migrant youth. Neos: A Publication of the Anthropology of Children and Youth Interest Group, 10(2), pp. 14-15.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    McDaniel, P. N., Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X., Kim, A. J. (2018). In Adam Newman (Ed.), Creating a Welcoming Metro Atlanta: A Regional Approach to Immigrant Integration. Atlanta, Georgia: Atlanta Studies. https://www.atlantastudies.org/2018/04/26/creating-a-welcoming-metro-atlanta-a-regional-approach-to-immigrant-integration/Invited

    GuramatunhuCooper, N. M., Darlene, R. X. (2018). Creating a 'third space' in higher education for immigrant faculty inclusion. Insight Into Diversity. http://www.insightintodiversity.com/creating-a-third-space-in-higher-education-for-immigrant-faculty-inclusion/

    Monograph

    Rozman-Clark, T., Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X., Sitton, L. S. (2018). Green Card Youth Voices: Immigration stories from an Atlanta high school. Wise Ink.

  • Research Interests

    • Youth work
    • Micro-inclusion
    • Youth homelessness
    • Thought and praxis in human services

    Book Chapters

    Skott Myhre, H. A. (2018). 21st Century Youth Work: Life Under Global Capitalism. In P. Allred, F, Cullen, K. Edwards and D. Fusco (Ed.), The Sage Handbook of Youth Work Practice (pp. 168-180). Sage.

    Skott-Myhre, H., Skott-Myhre, K. (2018). A Post Qualitative, Transdisciplinary, Close Reading of Child and Youth Care and the Capacity of Love. In Fiona McSweeney and Dave Williams (Ed.), Designing and conducting research in social science, health and social care (pp. 236). New York: Routledge.

    Skott Myhre, H. A., K.-M., L. K. (2018). Transversal Mappings of Micro-Incursions into 21st Century Pedagogy under Capitalism. In Cole and Bradley (Ed.), Principles of Transversality in Globalisation and Education (pp. 248). New York: Springer.

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). Canaries in the Coal Mine. CYC online.

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). They’re Trying to Wash Us Away. CYC online.

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). Now You Have Woken the Children. CYC online.

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). Wither CYC. CYC online.

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). Contradictions and Antagonisms. CYC online.

    Rodriguez, D., Skott-Myhre, H., Skott-Myhre, K. (2018). Our Kids: Unaccompanied Minors and the Question of Care. Child and Youth Services, 39(2-3), 1-16, https://www.tandfonline.com/action/journalInformation?journalCode=wcys20

    Hold, J. L., Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X., Skott Myhre, H. A., Janke, A. (2019). Health care needs of older adults: In their own words. To appear in Educational Gerontology, 45, 1-10, https://www.tandfonline.com/loi/uedg20

    Non-Refereed Journal Articles

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). The Crack in Everything. CYC online.

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). The Force of Water. CYC online.

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). (Editor) Special Edition: Radical Youth Work.

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). The Kids Are Us. CYC online.

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). The Secret of Caring for Life. CYC online.

    Skott-Myhre, H. (2018). No Perfection, No Purity. CYC online

  • Research Interests

    • Nonprofit management
    • Diversity
    • Social entrepreneurship
    • Student success strategies for marginalized populations

WellStar School of Nursing

  • Research Interests

    • Global maternal health/maternal mortality
    • Access to and quality of postpartum care
    • Knowledge of warning signs of postpartum complications

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Adams, Y., Stommel, M., Ayoola, A., Horodynski, M., Malata, A., Smith, B. (2018). Husbands' knowledge and attendance at wives' postpartum care among rural farmers. HEALTH CARE FOR WOMEN INTERNATIONAL, 39(9), 1020-1037.

  • Research Interests

    • Perinatal mood disorders in mothers
  • Research Interests

    • Pregnancy and gestational diabetes
    • Abdominal fat
    • Insulin resistance
    • Metabolic health

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Ingram, K. H., Amason, J. S. (2018). Central Fat Distribution and Metabolic Health in Normoglycemic Young Women. Circulation.

  • Research Interests

    • Team trustworthiness
    • Nursing leadership
    • Nursing workforce team function

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Garlow, L., Van Ness, J., Ballard, A., Ballard, N. M., VanBrackle, L. N., Rentz, B. A (2018) Trauma Nurse Fellowship is a Fast Track to Proficiency. Journal of Emergency Nursing.

  • Research Interests

    • Substance screening/intervention/referral to treatment (SBIRT)
  • Research Interests

    • Caregiver and care receivers
    • Social support and depression among African Americans and Europeans
    • Online doctoral research
    • Long-term care decision making
  • Research Interests

    • Nursing workforce
    • Professional identity of nurses
    • Error reporting

    Book Chapters

    Emerson, C. F. (2018). Localization of the Nursing Workforce in the Sultanate of Oman. In Genie Dorman and Mary de Chesney (Ed.), Case Studies in Global Health Policy Nursing. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Co.

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Emerson, C. F., Shabo, R. L., Jones, J. H. (2019). Use of Clinical Faculty Input in Development of an Error and Near-Miss Reporting Form. Nurse Educator, 44(4).

    Caramanica, L., Emerson, C. F., Al Harthy, S., Alwaisi, H., Emerson, C. (2019). Connecting Communities: The development of an international partnership. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 43(1), 32-39. 

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Blog

    Emerson, C. F. (2018). Concept Analysis of a "Calling to Nursing". Advances in Nursing Science Blog. https://ansjournalblog.com/2018/01/03/concept-analysis-of-calling-to-nursing/

  • Research Interests

  • Research Interests

    • Facing death
    • Gerontology
    • Dementia
    • Elderly people at end of life
    • Ethical issues at the end of life
    • Nursing education

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Varagona, L., Hold, J. (2019). Nursing students’ perceptions of faculty trustworthiness: Thematic analysis of a longitudinal study. Nurse Education Today, 72, 27-31, https://www.journals.elsevier.com/nurse-education-today

    Hold, J. L., Payne, L. C., Lesandrini, J., Glover, A. (2019). Successful advance care planning in a rural nursing home. The American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care, 36(5), 357-361 https://journals.sagepub.com/home/ajh

    Hold, J. L., Rodriguez-Schaefer, D. X., Skott Myhre, H. A., Janke, A. (2019). Health care needs of older adults: In their own words. To appear in Educational Gerontology, 45, 1-10https://www.tandfonline.com/loi/uedg20

  • Research Interests

    • Nursing education (quality and quantity)
    • Infusion therapy

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Emerson, C. F., Shabo, R. L., Jones, J. H. (2019). Use of Clinical Faculty Input in Development of an Error and Near-Miss Reporting Form. Nurse Educator, 44(4).

    Jones, J. H., Treiber, L. A. (2018). Nurses' Rights of Medication Administration: Including Authority with Accountability and Responsibility. Nursing Forum/Wiley, 53(3), 299-303.

    Treiber, L. A., Jones, J. H. (2018). The Second Victim of Infusion Therapy-Related Adverse Events. Journal of Infusion Nursing, 41(3), 156-163.

    Jones, J. H., Treiber, L. A. (2018). More Than 1 Million Potential Second Victims: How Many Could Nursing Education Prevent? Nurse Educator, 43(3), 154-157.

    Treiber, L. A., Jones, J. H. (2018). After the Medication Error:Recent Nursing Graduates' Reflections on Adequacy of Education. Journal of Nursing Education, 156-163.

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Treiber, L. A., Jones, J. H. (2018). In Leslie Nikou (Ed.), INSider Faculty File: Q&A with Linda Treiber and Jackie Jones (3rd ed., vol. 1, pp. 8-9). INSider: the official membership news publication of the Infusion Nurses Society. https://insprod.personifycloud.com/Portals/0/flipbooks/2018_May_June_INSider/mobile/index.html#p=8Invited

  • Research Interests

    • Enhancing wellbeing of young adults with developmental disabilities and older adults
  • Research Interests

    • Interprofessional education
    • TeamSTEPPS psychometrics
    • Community partnerships and simulation 

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Porter, K. J., Nandan, M., Varagona, L. M., Maguire, M. (2018). Competency-Based Interprofessional Education: Lessons from the Field. Journal of Human Services, 38(1), 111-115.

  • Research Interests

    • Mindfulness and self-care with individuals with developmental disability
    • Satisfaction with nursing education

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Singh, N. N., Lancioni, G. E., Karazsia, B. T., Myers, R. E., Hwang, Y.-S., Analayo, B. (2019). Effects of mindfulness-based positive support (MBPBS) training are equally beneficial for mothers and their children with autism spectrum disorder or with intellectual disabilities. Frontiers in Psychology.

    Singh, N. N., Lancioni, G. E., Medvedev, O. N., Sreenivas, S., Myers, R. E., Hwang, Y.-S. (2018). Meditation on the Soles of the Feet Practice Provides Some Control of Aggression for Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease. Mindfulness.

    Singh, N. N., Lancioni, G. E., Karazsia, B., Myers, R. E., Kim, E., Chan, J., Jackman, M. M., McPherson, C. L., Janson, M. (2018). Surfing the Urge: An Informal Mindfulness Practice for the Self-Management of Aggression by Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science.

    Singh, N. N., Lancioni, G. E., Myers, R. E., Karazsia, B. T., McPherson, C. L., Jackman, M. M., Kim, E., Thompson, T. (2018). Effects of SOBER Breathing space on aggression in children with autism spectrum disorder and collateral effects on parental use of physical restraints. Advances in Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

    Singh, N. N., Lancioni, G. E., Nabors, L., Myers, R. E., Felver, J. E., Manikam, R. (2018). Samatha meditation training for students with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Effects on active academic engagement and math performance. Mindfulness.

    Myers, R. E., Karazsia, B. T., Kim, E., Jackman, M. M., McPherson, C. L., Singh, N. N. (2018). A telehealth parent-mediated mindfulness-based health wellness intervention for adolescents and young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Advances in Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

    Singh, N. N., Lancioni, G. E., Medvedev, O. N., Myers, R. E., Chan, J., McPherson, C. L., Jackman, M. M., Kim, E. (2018). Comparative Effectiveness of Caregiver Training in Mindfulness-Based Positive Behavior Support (MBPBS) and Positive Behavior Support (PBS) in a Randomized Controlled Trial. Mindfulness.

  • Research Interests

    • Closing interprofessional education gaps in nursing
    • BSN students' experiences with patient care

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Hold, J. L., Payne, L. C., Lesandrini, J., Glover, A. (2019). Successful advance care planning in a rural nursing home. To appear in The American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care, 36(5), 357-361, https://journals.sagepub.com/home/ajh.

  • Research Interests

    • Health seeking behaviors of older adults with hearing impairment
    • Alzheimer’s Disease (aging services)
  • Research Interests

    • Nursing education

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Emerson, C. F., Shabo, R. L., Jones, J. H. (2019). Use of Clinical Faculty Input in Development of an Error and Near-Miss Reporting Form. Nurse Educator, 44(4).

  • Research Interests

    • Leadership and nursing retention
  • Research Interests

    • Clean water in Nicaragua

    Book Chapters

    Steppe, J. D., Dyal, M. A. (2018). Steppe, J. D. (2018). Providing access to clean water in rural Nicaragua: A qualitative case study. In G. Dorman & M. de Chesnay (Eds.), Case studies in global health policy for nursing. New York, NY: Springer. In de Chesnay, Mary (Ed.), Case Studies in Global Health Policy Nursing.

  • Research Interests

    • Health assessments
    • Impact of camps and study abroad
  • Research Interests

    • Interprefessional education
    • Perceived team trustworthiness
    • Trust based practice environments and their impact on patient outcomes (quality indicators)

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Varagona, L., Hold, J. (2019). Nursing students’ perceptions of faculty trustworthiness: Thematic analysis of a longitudinal study. Nurse Education Today, 72, 27-31, https://www.journals.elsevier.com/nurse-education-today

    Porter, K. J., Nandan, M., Varagona, L. M., Maguire, M. (2018). Competency-Based Interprofessional Education: Lessons from the Field. Journal of Human Services, 38(1), 111-115.

  • Research Interests

    • Chronic disease management
    • Post-operative hypothermia
    • Sex differences and sex hormone regulation of emotion
    • Postoperative delirium

    Other Intellectual Contributions

    Published Abstract

    Glover, E. M., Lauzon, O., Edmond, J., Sarrecchia, B., Alfred, R., Tyler, O., Pearcey, S. M., Wagner, D. V. (2018). The roles of estradiol and progesterone in mediating fear-potentiated startle during the acquisition and extinction of differential fear conditioning: Comparing naturally cycling women, women using hormonal contraceptives, and men. Society for Neuroscience. https://www.abstractsonline.com/pp8/#!/4649/presentation/33836

  • Research Interests

    • Partnerships and campus-based simulations to train clinical faculty

  

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