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Faculty Directory » Jeffrey Godin

Exercise and Sports Science

Office Hours:

Semester: Spring 2017
Sabbatical Fall 2017 Semester

Office Information:

Room Number: Exercise & Sports Science Bldg, 155 North Street, #111
Phone: 978-665-3716

Courses Taught:

  • Fitness Management (EXSS 4040)
  • Exercise Testing and Prescription (EXSS 3450)
  • Scientific Foundations of Strength Training & Conditioning (EXSS 3120)
  • Health Promotion (EXSS 2400)
  • Nutrition in Exercise and Sport (EXSS 2300)
  • Functional Anatomy (EXSS 2050)
  • Exercise Physiology (EXSS 2070)
  • Exercise, Nutrition and Heart Disease (EXSS 2060)
  • Health and Fitness (EXSS 1000)
  • Weight Training for Athletes (EXSS 1450)


Ph.D. Kinesiology: Exercise Science, University of Connecticut Doctorate of Philosophy, 2002.
M.S. Physical Education: Human Performance/Fitness, Bridgewater State College, 1996.
B.S. Physical Education: Exercise Science, Bridgewater State College, 1990.

Research Interests:

  • Exercise and Older Adults
  • Applied Sport Science
  • Ergogenic supplements

Representative Publications:

Godin, J. T. (2002). Effect of open-and closed kinetic chain resistance training on physical performance in older adults. Dissertation, University of Connecticut.

Chatterton, C. T., Camaione, D. N., Godin, J. T. (2001). Determinants of moderate-intensity physical activity in a work-site population. Abstract submitted to American College of Sports Medicine, National Conference, May.

Schlicht J.S., Godin J.T., & Camaione D.N.. (1999). How to Help your Clients Stick with an Exercise Program: Building Self-efficacy to Promote Exercise Adherence. ACSM’s Health & Fitness Journal, 3, #6, 27-31.

Camaione D.N., Godin J.T., Schlicht, J.S., & Chatterton C.T. (1997).Connecticut’s New Fitness Test Process. CAHPERD The Bulletin, 43, 9 – 10.

Camaione D.N., Godin J.T., Schlicht, J.S., & Chatterton C.T. (1997).Connecticut’s Physical Fitness Assessment Program. CAHPERD The Bulletin, 43, 11 - 13.

Godin J.T., Camaione D.N., & Chatterton C.T. (1997). Joints in Motion Marathon Training Manual, Southern New England Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation.

Professional Affiliations:

American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
New England Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (NEACSM)
International Society for Sport Nutrition (ISSN)
International Dance and Exercise Association for Health and Fitness Professionals (IDEA)
American Medical Athletic Association (AMAA)
USA Cycling
USA Triathlon