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Dr. Manuel Probst

Department Chair and Associate Professor of Kinesiology
Associate Professor of Exercise Science
Program/Dept: Kinesiology, Health, and Imaging Sciences
Degrees, Licensures and Certifications: BA in biology from Transylvania University and his MA and Ed.D. from the University of Kentucky in exercise physiology.
Research Interests:  His research areas of interest include blood pressure control, ergonomics and karate physiology/training. In his spare time, Dr. Probst works out, practices martial arts, and plays guitar semi-professionally.


Dr. Probst holds the American College of Sports Medicine's  Exercise Test Technologist, Exercise Specialist and Program Director certifications and the National Strength and Conditioning Association's Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification. Dr. Probst brings a wealth of practical experience to his teaching due to the years he spent in the private sector working in related settings such as fitness center management, fitness and clinical exercise testing and training, physical therapy, cardiac rehabilitation, ergonomics, work condition/work hardening, safety and first aid certification and personal training.

Contact Info:

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