Dr. Randall Gearhart

Randall F. Gearhart Gearhart Jr.

Professor of Health Sciences
Exercise Science Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Applied Exercise Science Graduate Program Coordinator
Building: 
Rybolt Sport Sciences Center
Office Number: 
245
Phone: 
419.207.6198

Bio

  • Joined Ashland University faculty in 2003 and serves as professor of Health Sciences as well as Exercise Science Undergraduate Program coordinator and Applied Exercise Science Graduate Program Coordinator

  • Teaches undergraduate courses on Exercise Mgmt of Cardiorespiratory Pathophysiology, Kinesiology, Advanced Physiology of Exercise, Sport Nutrition and Substance Abuse and graduate courses on Scientific Foundations of Nutrition in Sport, Fitness Assessment & Exercise Prescription, Principles of Strength Training & Conditioning

  • Areas of expertise include exercise and sports

  • Research areas include Ratings of Perceived Exertion, Strength and Conditioning, and Fitness and Health

  • Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine and a certified strength and conditioning specialist by the National Strength and Conditioning Association

Research Areas

Ratings of Perceived Exertion
Strength and Conditioning
Fitness and Health

Education

Ph.D. Exercise Physiology, University of Pittsburgh
M.S. Exercise Physiology, University of Pittsburgh
B.S. Natural Sciences, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Courses Taught

Undergraduate:
EXS 210 Exercise Mgmt of Cardiorespiratory Pathophysiology
EXS 308 Kinesiology
EXS 310 Advanced Physiology of Exercise
EXS 474 Sport Nutrition and Substance Abuse
Graduate:
AEXS 675: Scientific Foundations of Nutrition in Sport
AEXS 678: Fitness Assessment & Exercise Prescription
AEXS 679: Principles of Strength Training & Conditioning