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Shawn Simonson

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Shawn R. Simonson, Ed.D., C.S.C.S., ACSM EP-C

Novel Conditioning Programs, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Assessing Teaching

Phone: (208) 426-3973
Office: Norco 116G
Department: Kinesiology

Keywords: conditioning, bodybuilding, environmental physiology, hyperbaric physiology, teaching, learning, assessment, strength

Research Profile:

Dr. Shawn Simonson is a Professor and the Director of the Human Performance Laboratory in the Department of Kinesiology at Boise State University. He also serves as a Faculty Associate in the Center for Teaching and Learning. Professional certifications include the Exercise Physiologist – Certified (EP-C) from the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), POGIL Facilitator from The POGIL Project, and TBL Trainer-Consultant from the Team-Based Learning Collaborative (TBLC). He teaches at both the undergraduate and graduate levels as well as laboratory and performance oriented courses. Simonson conducts research in exercise (novel conditioning programs) and environmental physiology as well as in the scholarship of teaching and learning. He provides workshops in a variety of active learning strategies and pedagogies.

Current Research and Research Goals:

Laterally resisted split squat as a method to enhance change of direction and lower limb stability

Framework for Assessing Teaching Effectiveness (FATE)

Current Funding:

NSF DUE 3444008 Implementing a Framework for Assessing Teaching Effectiveness (IFATE)

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