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Dr. Dawn Anderson

Dawn Anderson
Director of the Exercise and Sport Performance Laboratory; Professor of Exercise Science

College of Arts and Sciences

Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2558

Email: DEAnderson@indianatech.edu

Office: Snyder Academic Center 173

Office Hours

MW: 10-10:50 am, 12:30-2 pm
TR: 11 am-12 pm
F: 10-11 am

Academic Advisor Roles

Exercise Science

Academic Degrees

PhD in Human Bioenergetics, cognate areas Physiology & Chemistry, Ball State University
MS in Exercise Physiology, Iowa State University
BA in Mathematics, minor in Speech Communications University of Minnesota

Professional Experience

Professor of Kinesiology, Taylor University, Upland, IN, 2015-2021
Professor of Kinesiology, Huntington University, Huntington, IN 2013-2015
Professor of Exercise Science, Winona State University, Winona, MN 1992-2013

Selected Publications/Presentations

Anderson DE. Benefits of a University Karate Class on Markers of Fitness, in preparation.

Anderson DE, German RE, Harrison ME, Bourassa KN, and Taylor CE. Real and perceived effects of caffeine on sprint in experienced cyclists, The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Vol. 34, No. 4, pp. 929-933, 2020.

Anderson, DE, LeGrand S, and McCart R. Effect of caffeine on sprint cycling in experienced cyclists, The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Vol. 32, No. 8, pp. 2221-2226, 2018.

Anderson, DE. The impact of feedback on dietary changes and body composition of college women volleyball players. The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Vol. 24, No. 8, pp. 2220-2226, 2010.

Anderson, DE. Reliability of Air Displacement Plethysmography. The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research: Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 169–172, 2007.

Books & Book Chapters:

Anderson, DE. Beneficial Roles of Caffeine in Sport Nutrition and Beverage Formulations. In D. Bagchi (Ed), Sustained Energy for Enhanced Human Functions and Activity, Academic Press, 2017.

Anderson, DE. Caffeine. In A. Smith & J. Antonio (Eds), Sports Nutrition and Supplements, Linus Publications, 2013.

Anderson, DE., and C. Seher. Female Specific Issues. In L. Lowery & J. Antonio (Eds), Protein and Strength Athletes: A Sports Nutrition Controversy, CRC press, April 2012.

Williams, M., D. Anderson, and E. Rawson. Nutrition for Health, Fitness and Sport. 10th ed. McGraw-Hill Publishers, Dubuque, IA, February, 2012.

Presentations

Effects of caffeine on vertical jump power in collegiate female athletes, National Strength & Conditioning Association National Conference, July 13, 2018.

Caffeine & anaerobic performance: What we know and why we don’t know more. International Society of Sport Nutrition Conference, June 10, 2016.

Benefits of a University Karate Class on Markers of Fitness, National Strength & Conditioning Association National Conference, July 16, 2010.

The impact of feedback on dietary intake and body composition of college women volleyball players over a competitive season. International Society of Sport Nutrition Conference, June 11, 2007.

Dietary habits of college women volleyball players over a competitive season. The Oxford Round Table on Nutrition and Health, April 6, 2006.

Changes in dietary intake and body composition of college female athletes over a competitive season. International Society of Sport Nutrition Conference, June 18, 2005.

Reliability of air displacement plethysmography. National Strength & Conditioning Association National Conference, July 15, 2004.

Effective period for caffeine withdrawal. Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, May, 2000.

Additional Information

International Society of Sports Nutrition member, 2004-present
Advisory Board member, 2011-present
Educational Sports Nutrition Acknowledgement Program Committee member, 2009-2014

Shito-Ryu Karate-Do Genbu-Kai International member, 2004-present

National Strength & Conditioning Association member, 2002-present
Research Committee, 2018-present
Scientific Programs Subcommittee, 2018-present
Editorial Board, Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Senior Associate Editor, 2013-present
Editorial Board, Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Associate Editor, 2011-2013
Research Consortium Member, 2011-present
Nutrition, Metabolism and Body Composition Special Interest Group 2005-present
Executive Board member, 2014-2017
Executive Board Vice Chair, 2010-2013