Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Donald Rodd, Associate Chair / School of Health Sciences / Professor of Exercise and Sport Science and Physical Therapy

Dr. Donald Rodd

Associate Chair / School of Health Sciences / Professor of Exercise and Sport Science and Physical Therapy

Graves Hall, Room 221
812-488-1026
dr24@evansville.edu

Don Rodd graduated from Marquette University with a degree in medical technology (now called clinical laboratory science) and worked in hospital settings for many years and was a director of a private laboratory in Troy, NY. He went on to receive a master's degree from Marquette University in physiology with a concentration in neurophysiology. His PhD is from Penn State University in physiology with a concentration in exercise and nutrition. Upon graduation from Penn State, he was a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in biochemistry and at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center in biochemistry. His research started in the neural control of metabolism and has evolved to include different areas of exercise physiology, and he has mentored several students in undergraduate research. He resides in Evansville with his wife and two children.

Staff

Erin Obenchain, Administrative Assistant, School of Health Sciences

Mrs. Erin Obenchain

Administrative Assistant, School of Health Sciences
em48@evansville.edu
Graves Hall, Room 219
812-488-2848

Cheryl Shafer, Graduate Studies Specialist, School of Health Sciences

Mrs. Cheryl Shafer

Graduate Studies Specialist, School of Health Sciences
cs315@evansville.edu
Graves Hall, Room 217
812-488-3101

Office Phone:
812-488-1026

Office Email:
dr24@evansville.edu

Office Location:
Room 219, Wallace Graves Hall