David Heikkinen, Ph.D., Exercise and Sports Science | Fitchburg State University
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Faculty Directory » David Heikkinen

Exercise and Sports Science

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2020
Virtual Office Hours:
Mondays 9:30-11:00; Tuesdays 11:00-12:30;
or by appointment.
Please email Dr. Heikkinen for the Google Meet link

Office Information:

Room Number: Exercise and Sports Science 107
Phone: 978.665.3922
Email: dheikkin@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Health & Fitness (EXSS 1000)
Functional Anatomy (EXSS 2050)
Exercise Physiology Lab (EXSS 2070)
Biomechanics of Sport (EXSS 3020)
Scientific Foundations of Strength Training & Conditioning (EXSS 3120)
Biomechanics & Motor Control of Human Movement (EXSS 4005)
Motor Learning and Control of Human Movement (EXSS 4025)
Fitness Management (EXSS 4040)
Internship (EXSS 4950)


Ph.D., Springfield College (Exercise Physiology), 2012
M.S., University of Maine Orono (Kinesiology), 2003
B.S., University of Maine Farmington (Health), 1998

Professional Affiliations:

NSCA - National Strength and Conditioning Association
USSA - United States Ski Association
American Red Cross
CPR/AED certified