Bob Blaisdell
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Phone (434) 395227810
Department HARK Department
Office Willett 104P

Dr. Robert Blaisdell joined the Health, Athletic Training, Recreation and Kinesiology (HARK) Department at Longwood University in the Fall of 2018. He holds a Ph.D. in Sport Physiology and Performance from East Tennessee State University, a Masters of Science in Exercise Physiology from East Stroudsburg University, and a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science from Temple University.

His areas of research interest include effects of neuromuscular fatigue in athletes, repeated-sprint performance, long-term athlete development and monitoring, among other sport performance topics. Dr. Blaisdell has presented nationally and internationally on topics related to performance training of elite-level athletes. He teaches courses in the areas of Strength & Conditioning, Motor Learning, Nutrition, Sport Psychology, as well as a National Strength and Conditioning Association- Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist exam preparation course.