Our Mission

Susan J. Hall (Ph.D., FACSM, Washington State University)



Deputy Dean, Health Sciences
Professor, Kinesiology & Applied Physiology
345 McDowell Hall 

Research Interests

  • Low Back Pain Prevention
  • Clinical Biomechanics

Mentoring In

  • Applied Anat & Biomech


  • Ph.D., Washington State University, 1983
  • M.S., Texas Woman's University, 1978
  • B.S., Duke University, 1974

Honors & Awards

  • Ruth B. Glassow Award (2009). Presented by the Biomechanics Academy of the National Association for Sport and Physical Education.
  • 37th Amy Morris Homans Lecturer: Resources and Resourcefulness 2003 Annual Conference of NAPEHE, Long Beach, CA.
  • Eastern District AAHPERD Research Keynote Address: Preventing Low Back Pain. 2003 Annual Convention of EDA/AAHPERD, Philadelphia , PA.
  • Meritorious Performance Award (1996). Presented by California State University, Northridge.
  • Distinguished Service Award, presented by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (1993).