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Strawbridge, Marilyn

Professor - Physical Education
College of Education


Hinkle Fieldhouse - 106A
daily 8-10:00

Academic/Professional/Personal Focus

Areas of Expertise
Exercise Science

Contributions: (published works or studies, conference presentations)

Publications (selected)

Strawbridge, M.R.(1987). Rest, An Important Part of Training, Army Trainer, Win., 1987, Vol. 7.N. 2

Strawbridge, M.R. (1985). The New Agenda, Indiana Association of Health, Physical Education Recreation and Dance Journal, Spring 1985,Vol.13, No. 2.

Strawbridge, M.R. (1985). International Olympic Academy, The Foil, Delta Psi Kappa, Spring, 1985.Strawbridge, M.R. (1988). Manual Resistance Training, Indiana Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Journal, Spring 1988, Vol. 17, No. 2.

Strawbridge, M.R. (2000). The Professional Preparation of Women Administrators Who Direct Division I, NCAA Athletic Programs, The International Journal Of Sports, Winter 2000.

Strawbridge, M.R. (1999). Creating Healthy Motivational Climates In Gymnastics, The Athletes Wellness Book, Human Kinetics, 1999.

Strawbridge, M.R. and Marshall, N. (2000). Creating a Healthy and Effective Motivational Climate, Technique, March, 2000, USA Gymnastics

Strawbridge, M.R. (2001). Physical Activity Patterns of Women. Journal of Women in Sport and Physical Activity, Spring 2001.


Numerous presentations at national and state meetings: AAHPERD, National Congress USA Gymnastics


Travel to Present Research Grant, Yale Conference on Women’s Health and Fitness.

New Instructional Grant, University Research Programs, 2001-equipment for Exercise Prescription Class University Service Science Olympics- 1997-present, NCA Ethics Committee, numerous university and college committees,Academic Affairs, Internship liaison

Other Service

National Coaching Certification Workshop Clinician- 2000, National Youth Fitness Test Steering committee 1997-2000, IN/ World Skating Academy Sport Science Faculty

Butler Assignment (classes or work duties)
Teach exercise science curriculum and coordinate Lifetime Fitness Program

Personal Hobbies
Sports and Physical Activities, dance, gardening



  • B.S. Physical Education and Health MS Counseling E.dD Higher Ed Admin

Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Certified Fitness Instructor - ACSM

Association Memberships (professional/educational)

  • ACSM

Professional Experience

  • USA Gymnastics Board of Directors
  • Sports Science Faculty -IN/World Skating Academy
  • Editorial Board Council on aging and Adult Development