Monica Taylor

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Assistant Professor

Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

Main Campus
Hayes Hall, 239
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803


Monica Taylor, PhD, CSCS, ACSM-HFS

Teaches personal training, nutrition, and strength & conditioning courses.

Her research will focus on energy expenditure in athletes, training to prevent injury, and maximizing athletic potential.

Education and Training

PhD, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Penn.
Exercise Physiology

MS, East Stroudsburg University East Stroudsburg, Penn.
Clinical Exercise Physiology

BS, University of Maine, Orono, Maine


Courses Taught

KIN 340 Nutrition Concepts
KIN 258 Principles and Methods in Personal Training
KIN 350 Scientific Principles of Strength and Conditioning
KIN 407 Exercise Prescription and Program Design
KIN 414 Independent Research


Areas of Professional Interest

  • Sports Performance
  • Health Promotion
  • Perceptual Responses to Exercise


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