Faculty


Laurie Tis

Laurie Tis, Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Dean

Office: Prillaman Hall 4109

Phone: 470-578-3344

E-mail: ltis@kennesaw.edu

 

 

Academic Degrees

 

 

Ph.D.

Sports Medicine

University of Virginia

1992

 

M.Ed.

Exercise Physiology

University of Virginia

1989

 

B.S.

Physical Education

University of Vermont

1987

 

Professional Experience

 

 

2008-Date

Professor and Associate Dean, WellStar College of Health and Human Services, Kennesaw State University

 

1998-2008

Associate Professor, Georgia State University.

 

1992-1998

Assistant Professor, Georgia State University.

 

 

Recent Professional Activities

 

 

Wickwire PJ, Buresh RJ, Tis LL, Collins MA, Jacobs RD, Bell MM."Comparison of an in-helmet temperature monitor system to rectal temperature during exercise". J Strength Cond Res. 2012 Jan;26(1):1-8.

 

Cobb SC, Tis LL, Johnson JT, Wang YT, Geil MD."Custom-molded foot-orthosis intervention and multisegment medial foot kinematics during walking." J Athl Train. 2011;46(4):358-65.

 

Cobb, S.C., Tis, L.L., Johnson, J.T., Yong, T.W., Geil, M.D., & McCarty, F.A. (2009) The effect of low-mobile foot posture on multi-segment medial foot model gait kinematics.  Gait & Posture, 30: 334-339.

 

Professional Interests

 

 

Sports Medicine

 

Evaluation of gait, orthotics, and plantar pressures

 

Teaching Responsibilities

 

 

HPS 4490 Special Topics: Recognition of Athletic Injuries