Mark W. Baldis

Educational Background:

Ph.D., Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Provo, Utah
(Health Promotion and Wellness)

M.A., California State University, Fresno
(Physical Education - Exercise Science Option)

B.A., California State University, Fresno
(Special Major - Exercise Science)

Professional Employment:

Lecturer - Department of Kinesiology
California State University at Fresno, Fresno, CA
(2002 - Present)

Lecturer - Department of Kinesiology (Part-time)
California State University at Fresno, Fresno, CA
(2000 - 2002)

Physical Therapy Assistant (Licensed)
Various facilities in Central California
(1995 - Present)

Courses Taught:

Fundamentals of Exercise Physiology
Laboratory for Fundamentals of Exercise Physiology
ECG and Clinical Exercise Physiology
Elementary Strength Training
Motor Learning
Laboratory for Motor Learning
Anatomy of the Appendicular Skeleton
Laboratory (Prosection) for Anatomy of the Appendicular Skeleton
Lifetime Fitness and Wellness
Olympic Games
Fitness Development
Body Composition: Theory, Principles, and Management
Foundations of Physical Education; Philosophical, Psychological, and Sociological
Introduction to Athletic Training
Fundamentals of Biomechanics

Scholarly Activities:

Program and curriculum coordinator for on-line Olympic Games continuing education course, 2006

Central California Regional Obesity Prevention Project, Six County Regional Public Health Departments Physical Activity Assessment Task Group - co-investigator

Grants and Funding:

Co-author of contract for physical fitness testing program for Clovis, Ca., police department

Co-author of contract for physical fitness testing program for Clovis, Ca., fire department

Awards or other Forms of Recognition:

National Strength & Conditioning Association Certification Commission - Bronze Award, 2006-7

Campus Advisor's Network, Outstanding Advisor Award Nominee -California State University Fresno, 2006-7

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society - Member

Certification & Licensure:

Physical Therapy Assistant - California
License #AT-3705

Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist - American College of Sports Medicine Certificate #78

Health and Fitness Instructor - American College of Sports Medicine
Certificate #5273

Strength and Conditioning Specialist - National Strength & Conditioning Association Certificate #932756

Exercise Test Technologist - American College of Sports of Medicine
Certificate #3483

University, Community, and Professional Service:

Central California Regional Obesity Prevention Project, Get Fit Fresno County Council, School/After School Sector, Physical Education/Physical Activity Task Group - Chair

Co-program director and test administrator for annual physical fitness testing program for Clovis, Ca. police and fire department personnel

Program director National Strength and Conditioning Association Education Recognition Program

Program site host and instructor for the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist Symposium, 2005-2007 - National Strength and Conditioning Association

Program site host for the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist Exam, 2005-2007 - National Strength and Conditioning Association

Program site host and instructor for the Certified Personal Training Workshop, 2005-2007 - American College of Sports Medicine

Contact Information:

Phone: (559) 278-8896
Email: mbaldis@csufresno.edu
South Gym 139