Congdon School of Health Sciences
Exercise Science

Justin P. Waxman, Ph.D.

Justin P. Waxman, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
318-C, Plato S. Wilson School of Commerce


Ph.D. – Applied Neuromechanics (Biomechanics), University of North Carolina at Greensboro
M.S. – Kinesiology & Health (Biomechanics concentration), Miami University
B.S. – Exercise & Sport Sciences, Ohio University


  • BMC 2300 – Biomechanics
  • BMC 3300 – Advanced Biomechanics
  • EXS 3125 – Statistics in Health Sciences

Select Peer-Reviewed Publications

Kulas AS, Schmitz RJ, Shultz SJ, Waxman JP, Wang HM, Kraft RA, Partington HS. Bilateral quadriceps and hamstrings muscle volume asymmetries in healthy individuals. J Orthop Res. 2018 Mar; 36(3):963-970. doi: 10.1002/jor.23664. Epub 2017 Aug 11. PubMed PMID: 28755488.

Waxman JP, Ford KR, Nguyen AD, Taylor JB. Female Athletes With Varying Levels of Vertical Stiffness Display Kinematic and Kinetic Differences During Single-Leg Hopping. J Appl Biomech. 2018 Feb 1; 34(1):65-75. doi: 10.1123/jab.2017-0144. Epub 2018 Feb 7. PubMed PMID: 28952871.

Schmitz RJ, Kulas AS, Shultz SJ, Waxman JP, Wang HM, Kraft RA. Relationships of hamstring muscle volumes to lateral tibial slope. Knee. 2017 Dec; 24(6):1335-1341. doi: 10.1016/j.knee.2017.09.006. Epub 2017 Sep 30. PubMed PMID: 28970127.

Waxman, JP., Smith, S., Walsh, MS., Berg, WP., Ward, RM., Noyes, FR. The effects of a 6-week neuromuscular training program on knee joint motor control during side-cutting in high school female athletes. Ath Train Sports Health Care. 2016 May; 8(4):164-176. doi: 10.3928/19425864-20160303-03.

Waxman JP, Schmitz RJ, Shultz SJ. The Interday Measurement Consistency of and Relationships Between Hamstring and Leg Musculo-articular Stiffness. J Appl Biomech. 2015 Oct; 31(5):340-8. doi: 10.1123/jab.2014-0289. Epub 2015 Jun 1. PubMed PMID: 26035860.

Taylor JB, Waxman JP, Richter SJ, Shultz SJ. Evaluation of the effectiveness of anterior cruciate ligament injury prevention programme training components: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Br J Sports Med. 2015 Jan; 49(2):79-87. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2013-092358. Epub 2013 Aug 6. Review. PubMed PMID: 23922282.


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