Sean Collins, PhD

Assistant Professor, Exercise Physiology Human Performance Laboratory Director

Degrees and Certifications

  • PhD, Exercise Physiology, Springfield College, December, 2009
    Dissertation Title: "Influence of Rate of Rehydration on Exercise Performance in Dehydrated Males"
  • MS, Exercise Physiology, Springfield College, December, 2007
    Thesis Title: "Effect of Cycling Posture on Physiological Variables between Males and Females"
  • BS, Exercise Science, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, May 2004

Experience

  • Instructor and Human Performance Lab Supervisor
    Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO 8/09 - 6/10
  • Adjunct Faculty, Department of Exercise Science and Sports Studies
    Springfield College, Springfield, MA 1/09 - 5/09
  • Graduate Assistant, Department of Exercise Science and Sports Studies
    Springfield College, Springfield, MA 9/08 - 5/09
  • Graduate Assistant, Department of Math, Physics and Computer Science
    Springfield College, Springfield, MA 9/07 - 5/09
  • Volunteer Assistant - Varsity Swim Team

Professional Interests/Research

  • Human Performance
  • Hydration and Human Performance
  • Strength and Conditioning

Classes Taught at Lynchburg College

  • EXPH 325 Physiology of Exercise
  • EXPH 342 Measurement Techniques in Exercise Physiology
  • EXPH 450 Advanced Issues and Research in Exercise
  • HPE 102 Concepts for Exercise and Lifetime Wellness

Classes taught elsewhere

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Exercise Physiology Lab
  • Health Perspectives
  • Fitness Conditioning
  • Kinesiology
  • Measurement and Evaluatoin in Exercise Science

Personal Interests

I enjoy being outdoors as well as being active. I partake in many different activities such as: running, hiking, cycling (road and mountain), swimming, skiing, weightlifting, and golf. I enjoy visiting new places and would like to visit all the national parks at some point in my life.

Phone: 
434.544.8683
Email: 
collins.s@lynchburg.edu
Office: 
Turner 302