Dr. John Simonsen

John Simonsen
Professor of Exercise Science

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Simonsen earned a bachelor of arts degree and a master of business admninistration from Furman University, a master of science degree from Texas Tech University and a doctorate degree from Ohio State University. He has over 50 credit hours toward an master of arts at Reformed Theological Seminary. He hails from Rochester, New York, and his wife, Mary, a physical therapist, is from St. Louis. They have three children: Andrew, David, and Jenny. Both husband and wife are avid runners, completing numerous marathons.

Topics of Expertise: Exercise and Aging; Fitness; Exercise Prescription; Human Performance & Exercise Science; Health; CPR; Exercise; First Aid; Nutrition; Weight Management; Wellness; Physiology of Training and Performance; Clinical Exercise Physiology; Human Physiology