Deborah L. Johnston, Ed.D.

Deborah L. Johnston, Ed.D.
Associate Professor
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Associate Professor

Specialty Area

Applied Exercise Physiology
Higher Education Administration

Current Courses Taught

Exercise Physiology
Undergraduate Research Methods in Exercise Science
Graduate Research Methods in HHPR

Principal Publications

Colson, S.N., Wyatt, F.B., Johnston, D.L., Autrey, L.D., FitzGerald, Y.L., and Earnest, C.P. (2005). Cordyceps sinesis and Rhodiola rosea based supplementation in male cyclists and the effect on muscle tissue oxygen saturation. The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 19(2), 358-363.

Hallam JS, Williams D, Saxon T, Johnston D., (2001) The use of the Transtheoretical Model processes in college student exercise behavior. American Journal of Health Behavior, 25 (3):36 2000 May-Jun.

Knudson, D., & Johnston, D. (1998). Abdominal muscle activation in two trunk-curl tests. In J. Wilkerson, K. Ludwig, & W. Zimmerman (Eds.). Biomechanics in Sports XV: Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Biomechanics in Sports (pp. 205-210). Denton, TX: Texas Woman's University.

Knudson, Duane and Johnston, Deborah (1998). Comparison of EMG responses during various abdominal curl up tests. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research , Manuscript accepted for publication in 1998.


Ed.D. Exercise Physiology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas
M.S.Ed. Exercise Physiology, Baylor University, Waco, Texas
B.S. Education, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, Missouri

Contact Information

Baylor University
College of Health & Human Sciences, HHPR
One Bear Place #97313
Waco, TX 76798-7313

Office: Rena Marrs McLean Gym 215
Phone: 254-710-4020
Fax: 254-710-3527