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Wojcik, Janet Name: Janet Wojcik, Ph.D., FACSM
Title: Associate Professor and Program Director, Exercise Science; Bank of America Endowed Professor, Richard W. Riley College of Education
Education: B.S Sport and Exercise Studies, State University of New York at Buffalo; M.S. Physical Education, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY; Ph.D. Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise Science, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
Office: 216G West Center
Phone: 803/323-4687
Area(s): Exercise physiology; physical activity for special and aging populations; policies, systems, and environments to improve physical activity and access to healthy foods.

Janet R. Wojcik, Ph.D., FACSM, is Associate Professor and Program Director in the Exercise Science program in the Department of Physical Education, Sport, and Human Performance. She is a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and is an ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist and ACSM/American Cancer Society Certified Cancer Exercise Trainer. She completed the Physical Activity and Public Health Research Course from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina. Dr. Wojcik serves as Grants Chair for the Eat Smart Move More York County community coalition. She leads certification workshops for ACSM and publishes articles, presents at regional and national conferences, and performs peer review. She serves as a research advisor to undergraduate and graduate students. In 2015 she was awarded the Bank of America Endowed Professorship to enhance her scholarship in her research interests.

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