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Kinesiology, Recreation & Sport: Full-time Faculty - Scott Arnett

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Scott Arnett, Ph.D., CSCS,*D

Scott Arnett, Ph.D., CSCS,*D

Associate Professor, Director - Biomechanics Laboratory

Office:  Smith Stadium East 1062
Phone:  (270) 745-6034
Email:  scott.arnett@wku.edu
CV:  https://www.wku.edu/krs/documents/scott_arnett_cv_2017.pdf

Education

PhD: University of Georgia

MEd: University of Georgia

BSEd: Georgia Southwestern State University

 

 

 

Teaching

EXS 296: Practicum in Exercise Science

EXS 313: Motor Learning & Control

EXS 436: Strength & Conditioning

EXS 446: Biomechanics

EXS 496: Internship in Exercise Science

KIN 503 – Advanced Motor Learning & Control

KIN 524 – Applied Biomechanics

PE 100: Lifetime Fitness/Wellnes

PE 310: Kinesiology

Scholarship

Selected Publications:

*Stone, W.J., Arnett, S.W., & Hoover, D.H. (In Press). Lower Extremity Kinematics of ACL-Repaired and Non-Injured Females When Using Knee Savers®. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy.

Sobrero, G., Arnett, S.W., Schafer, M.A., Stone, W.J., Tolbert, T.A., Salyer-Funk, A., Crandall, J., Farley, L.B., Brown, J., Lyons, S., Esslinger, F.T., Esslinger, K., & Maples, J. (2017). A Comparison of High Intensity Functional Training and Circuit

Training on Health and Performance Variables in Women: A Pilot Study. Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal, 25(1); 1-10.

Yom, J.P., Simpson, K.J., Arnett, S.W., & Brown, C.N. (2014). The Effects of a Lateral In-flight Perturbation on Lower Extremity Biomechanics during Drop Landings. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 30(5): 655-662.

Schafer, M.A., Kell, H., Navalta, J.W., Tibana, R., Lyons, T.S., & Arnett, S.W. (2014). Effects of a Simulated Tennis Match on Lymphocyte Subset Measurements. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 85: 90-96.

Simpson, K.J., Yom, J.P., Fu, Y., Arnett, S.W., O’Rourke, S., & Brown, C.N. (2013). Does Wearing a Prophylactic Ankle Brace during Drop Landings Affect Lower Extremity Kinematics and Ground Reaction Forces? Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 29(2): 205-213.

Navalta, J.W., Lyons, T.S., Prestes, J., Arnett, S.W., Schafer, M.A., & Sobrero, G. (2013) Exercise Intensity and Lymphocyte Subset Apotosis. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 34: 268-273.

Friedman, R.A., Navalta, J.W., Fedor, E.A., Kell, H.B., Lyons, T.S., Arnett, S.W., & Schafer, M.A. (2012). Repeated High-Intensity Wingate Cycle Bouts Influence Markers of Lymphocyte Migration but not Apoptosis. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism, 37(2): 241-246.

Navalta, J.W., Lyons, T.S., Pereira, G.B., Arnett, S.W., Schafer, M.A., Esslinger, F.T. & Sobrero, G.L. (2012). Effectiveness of Blended Instruction Utilizing On-Line Lectures and Split Classes in Delivering in an Applied Exercise Physiology Course. Medical Physiology Online 2012, published Jan 14, 201 , available from http://medicalphysiologyonline.wordpress.com

Presentations:

Arnett, S. Using Video to Conduct Qualitative an ses. NSCA Indiana State Clinic, November 5th, 2016, Evansville, IN.

Measures of Power but not Fatigue are Influenced by Hot and Cold Immersion Prior to Vigorous Cycling. CSM 2018, New Orleans, LA

The Effects of Heat and Cold Immersion on Pe formance Measures during the Wingate Anaerobic Test. CSM 2018, New Orleans, LA.

*Vondy, R., Nobles, C., Hoover, D., & Arnett, S.W. The Effects of Two Different Techniques on Firefighter Body-Drag Performance. 40th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2017, Las Vegas, NV.

Crandall, K.J., Falls, D., Shake, M., Norris, E., Arnett, S.W., Dispennette, K., & Mathews, R.P. A Mobile Application for Improving Gait Characteristics in Community Dwelling Older Adults. 2017 Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Denver, CO.

Yom, J.P., Mettler, J., Arnett, S.W., Simpson, K.J. Effect of Fatigue on Lower Extremity Biomechanics during Repeated Vertical Jumps in College-Aged Females. 2017 Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Denver, CO.

*Moll, S., Menke, B., White, M., McDermott, W., Crandall, J., & Arnett, S.W. Effects of Spine-Align for Improving Flexibility in Male College Students: A Pilot Study. 47th Annual WKU Student Research Conference 2017, Bowling Green, KY.

Falls, D., Crandall, K.J., Shake, M., Norris, B., Arnett, S.W., Mathews, R.P., & Dispennette, K. Efficacy of a Mobile Application for Improving Gait Performance in Community-Dwelling Older Adults. 2017 meeting of the Southeast Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine, Greeneville, SC.

Yom, J.P., Arnett, S.W., & Simpson, K.J. Effect of Limb Dominance on Landing Biomechanics Prior to a Cutting Movement. 2016 Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Boston, MA.

*Steenbergen, K.I., Norris, E., Arnett, S.W., & Hoover, D.L. Fall injury prevention needs assessment in rural adults. The American Physical Therapy Association NEXT Conference & Exposition June 8th-11th, 2016, Nashville, TN.

Grants/Scholarships/Proposals

Education and Research Center Pilot Research Project Grant, Co-Investigator,

University of Cincinnati, NIOSH, 2017-2018, $6255 (Funded)

NSCA Graduate Research Grant – Master’s, Faculty Sponsor, National Strength and Conditioning Association, 2017-2018, $4810.96 (Not Funded)

WKU FUSE Grant, Faculty Sponsor, Western Kentucky University, 2016-2017, $3000 (Funded)

CHHS Faculty Research Scholarship, PI, Western Kentucky University, 2014-2015, $1500 (Funded)

CHHS Faculty Research Scholarship, PI, Western Kentucky University, 2010-2011, $3,000 (Funded)

Provost’s Funds Equipment Request, PI, Western Kentucky University, 2009-2010, $11,995 (Funded)

Provost’s Funds Classroom Improvement Project Request, PI, Western Kentucky University, 2009-2010, $3,900 (Funded)

CHHS Faculty Research Scholarship, PI, Western Kentucky University, 2009-2010, $1,500 (Funded)

New Faculty Scholarship, PI, Western Kentucky University, 2008-2009, $4,000 (Funded)

Service

Thesis Committee, Committee member, Efficacy of a Mobile Application for Improving Gait Performance in Community-Dwelling Older Adults, Western Kentucky University, School of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport, Bowling Green, KY: 2017 

Thesis Committee, Committee member, The Effects Of Environment On Energy Cost In Heavy Metal Drummers, Western Kentucky University, School of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport, Bowling Green, KY: 2016 

Capstone Research – Chair, Limb Asymmetry in the Power Clean. Western Kentucky University, School of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport, Bowling Green, KY: 2016 

Capstone Research – Chair, Biomechanical Analysis of the Deadlift in Various Footwear Conditions. Western Kentucky University, School of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport, Bowling Green, KY: 2016 

Capstone Research – Co-Chair, The Effect of Footwear on Balance Among Older Adult Populations. Western Kentucky University, School of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport, Bowling Green, KY: 2015 

Capstone Research – Chair, Effects of changes in technique, strength, and power on discus throwing performance. Western Kentucky University, School of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport, Bowling Green, KY: 2015 

Thesis Committee, Committee member, Twenty Four-Hour Post-exercise Hypotension Following Concurrent Aerobic and Resistance Exercise. Western Kentucky University, Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport, Bowling Green, KY: 2014

Thesis Committee, Committee member, The Effects of Jump Training on Bone Mineral Density in Young Adult Females. Western Kentucky University, Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport, Bowling Green, KY: 2014

Honor’s Thesis Committee, Chair, Integrating Guided Motor Imagery and Cross Education into Rehabilitation: Scientific Review and Clinical Application. Western Kentucky University, Honor’s College, Bowling Green, KY: 2014

Honor’s Thesis Committee, Committee member, The Effects of Static Stretching on Measures of Gross Motor Coordination during Vigorous Physical Activity. Western Kentucky University, Honor’s College, Bowling Green, KY: 2014

Honor’s Thesis Committee, Chair, Pre-Program Assessment for Fall-Related Hip Fracture Prevention in a Rural Community. Western Kentucky University, Honor’s College, Bowling Green, KY: 2013

Thesis Committee, Committee member, Determination of Repetitive Jumping Intensity Relative to Measured VO2max. Western Kentucky University, Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport, Bowling Green, KY: 2012

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