Dr. Bryan K. Smith, CSCS
Education: Ph.D. in Exercise Physiology
Dr. Bryan Smith joined SIUE as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Education in August of 2011. He obtained his undergraduate degree in Exercise Science, his Master's degree in Biomechanics, and his PhD in Exercise Physiology all from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Upon completion of his postdoctoral training at the University of Kansas, Dr. Smith was promoted to Assistant Research Scientist. For the past 9 years, Dr. Smith has participated in research that focused on weight management and the measurement of energy expenditure and energy intake.
Dr. Smith's current research interests include the role of planned exercise on energy intake and the use of technology to remotely measure energy expenditure, physical activity, and energy intake. Dr. Smith has over 35 peer reviewed articles and 65 published abstracts which were presented at local and national conferences. He is a professional member of the American College of Sports Medicine, the American Physiological Society, The Obesity Society, and the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Dr. Smith also is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.
Dr. Smith teaches Strength and Conditioning (KIN 300) and undergraduate Exercise Physiology (KIN 350).