Faculty & Staff Profiles

Name:  Janet Wojcik
Title:  Exercise Science Program Director, Professor
Education:  Ph.D., Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Virginia Tech; M.S., Physical Education, Canisius College; B.S., Sport and Exercise Studies, State University of New York at Buffalo
Office:  216-G West Center   
Phone:  803/323-4687
E-mail:  wojcikj@winthrop.edu  
Web:  Janet Wojcik on LinkedIn  
Area(s):  Exercise physiology; Physical activity for special and aging populations; Policies, systems, and environments to improve physical activity and access to healthy foods; Active transportation

Janet R. Wojcik, Ph.D., FACSM, is a 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.

Dr. Wojcik serves as Grants Chair for the Eat Smart Move More York County community coalition. She publishes articles, presents at regional and national conferences, performs peer review, and mentors undergraduate researchers. From 2015-2018 she was awarded the Bank of America Endowed Professorship from the College of Education, Sport, and Human Sciences to enhance her scholarship in her research interests. She serves as an Associate Editor for the Translational Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine (TJACSM) and Chair of the ACSM ActivEarth Task Force.