Jensen, Ellis B
Title:
Assistant Professor - Exercise Science
Office:
PE 147e
Phone:
801-863-7146
Mail Code:
171
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EDUCATION
    
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
    Ph.D. in Bioenergetics                              2006
    Mentor: G. Lynis Dohm, Ph.D.

    East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
    M.S. in Molecular Biology                        2002
    Mentor: G. Lynis Dohm, Ph.D.

    Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
    B.S. in Molecular Biology                        1999
    Mentor: William W. Winder, Ph.D.

    Utah Valley State College, Orem, UT
    A.S.                                                            1997


POSITIONS
    
Utah Valley University
Assistant Professor in Exercise Science                                 2011-Present


Viterbo University
Assistant Professor in Biology                                               2009-2011

University of Utah
    Post-doctoral Fellow with E. Dale Abel, M.D., Ph.D.        2007-2009

    
East Carolina University
    Graduate Student/Research Technician with                       2000-2006
G. Lynis Dohm, Ph.D.    


TEACHING

Courses Taught

Utah Valley University
Exercise Metabolism
Exercise Physiology Lab
Foundations of Exercise Science
Fitness for Life

Viterbo University
Exercise Physiology
Anatomy and Physiology I
Human Physiology
Human Biology
General Biology I
Perspectives in Biology

East Carolina University
Exercise Physiology


UVU SERVICE


Utah Valley University
Faculty Senate Representative: Exercise Science and
Outdoor Recreation                                                    2013-Present
Assessment Coordinator: Exercise Science and
Outdoor Recreation                                                     2012-Present
Exercise Science Research Club Advisor                   2012-Present
Mixed Martial Arts Club Advisor                               2011-2013


CURRENT RESEARCH

Comparison of Work Requirement of Various Exergaming Platforms
Oral Acidity in Athletes
Effect of Various Forms of Exercise on Depressive Symptoms

PUBLISHED ABSTRACTS  WITH UVU STUDENTS

Devraux Boshard, Bradley Klemetson, Marcus Hunt, Joshua Jacobson, & Ellis Jensen. Comparing Exercise Intensities: Running versus Exergaming. R.D. Peavy Papers. 2013

Marcus Hunt, Devraux Boshard, Bradley Klemetson, Joshua Jacobsen, & Ellis Jensen. Energy Expenditure Comparison between Treadmill Training and Exergaming. R.D. Peavy Papers. 2013

Bradley Klemetson, Devraux Boshard, Jake Davis, Benjamin Hatch, Dalin Peterson, Ellis Jensen. Playstation3 Arm/Leg Accelerometer Straps Require More Physical Activity Than The Playstation3 Move. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 45(5S): 153-158. May 2013.


INVITED PRESENTATIONS

Devraux Boshard, Bradley Klemetson, Marcus Hunt, Joshua Jacobson, & Ellis Jensen. Comparing Exercise Intensities: Running versus Exergaming.


MEMBERSHIPS

American College of Sports Medicine