Shawn M. Arent

Associate Professor in the Department of Kinesiology & Health, Rutgers University

Shawn M. Arent, PhD, CSCS*D, FACSM, FISSN is an Associate Professor in the Department of Kinesiology & Health at Rutgers University. He is the Director of the Rutgers Center for Health & Human Performance and Director of the Graduate Program in Kinesiology & Applied Physiology. His research focuses on the relationship between physical activity and stress and the implications for health, performance, and recovery. He was named the 2017 William J. Kraemer Outstanding Sport Scientist of the Year by NSCA. He is a Fellow in ACSM and ISSN and is the current President of ISSN. Additionally, he has worked with teams in the NHL, MLB, the US Soccer Federation, and a number of teams at Rutgers.

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