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Faculty Directory » Lindsay Parisi

Exercise and Sports Science

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Tuesday 11:00am - 11:30am and 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Wednesday 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Thursday 10:30am - 11:30am
(Or by appointment)

Office Information:

Room Number: EXSS 110
Phone: (978) 665-3158

Courses Taught:

Internship (EXSS 4950)
Biomechanics of Sport (EXSS 3020)
Human Motor Development (EXSS 2500)
Exercise Physiology I (EXSS 2071)
Exercise Physiology II (EXSS 2072)
Health and Fitness (EXSS 1000)


Ph.D., Springfield College (Exercise Physiology) 2013
B.S., Springfield College (Sports Biology, minor in Nutrition) 2009

Research Interests:

Tactical physiology (firefighting, police, military) and the effect of footwear on physiological and biomechanical aspects of running.

Current Projects:

Prospects of beginning a wellness program for a local fire department.

Representative Publications:

Laamann, L & Jay, J. (2015) "Student constructed visuals to enhance learning," The Researcher, 27

Laamann, L., Brown, J., Pollard, N., d’Eon, S., Carney, L., Matthews, T. and Paolone, V. (2014). "Barefoot vs. shod vs. minimalist shoe effect on performance during a maximal treadmill running test," Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(5), S697-S699.

Brown, J., Laamann, L., Ward, M., Mertens, E., Matthews, T., and Paolone, V. "The effect of posture on physiological parameters in NCAA Division III field hockey players," Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(5), S697-S699.

Brown, J.C., Laamann, L.R., Pollard, N.E., Schultz, S.L., Grannis, D.J., Matthews, T.D., and Paolone, V.J. (2012). "The effect of wearing a cooling vest between two heated exercise bouts on core temperature," Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 44(5), S322.

Professional Affiliations:

ACSM - American College of Sports Medicine
NEASCM - New England American College of Sports Medicine