Faculty & Staff Profiles

Name: Joni Boyd

Title: Professor, Exercise Science; Coaching Minor Advisor

Education: Ph.D., Exercise Science; M.S., Sport & Fitness Administration

Office: 216-L West Center

Phone: 803/323-4936

E-mail: boydj@winthrop.edu


Area(s): Strength and Conditioning; Coaching and Leadership; Group Exercise; General Health and Well Being

Joni Boyd, Ph.D., CSCS*D, is a Professor of Exercise Science and the advisor to the Coaching Minor at Winthrop University. She is the National Strength & Conditioning Association State Director for South Carolina and a Master Instructor for Athletics and Fitness Association of America. Dr. Boyd has a vast range of research interests and topics, including functional-based movements, strength and conditioning, coaching styles, warm-up protocols, group exercise cohesion, nutrition-driven athletic and academic performance, and general health and well-being of college students. Dr. Boyd holds over 20 certifications and credentials within the exercise science and nutrition fields. Ultimately, Dr. Boyd works to help students find where they belong in the worlds of health, exercise, and sports.