Roger Kollock, PhD, AT, CSCS

Roger Kollock, PhD, AT, CSCS
Assistant Professor of Athletic Training/Exercise Sports
College of Health Sciences
Kinesiology and Rehabilitative Sciences
918-631-2926 Oxley Health Sciences Facility Room 529


PhD – Old Dominion University Postdoctoral Research Fellowship – Auburn University MA – East Tennessee State University BS – Gardner-Webb University


Dr. Roger Kollock is Assistant Professor and Director of the Biomechanics Research Laboratory within the Oxley College of Health Sciences. He received his postdoctoral training at Auburn University’s Warrior Research Center. He holds a Ph.D. in Human Movement Science from Old Dominion University.

Research Interests

His research interests centers around neuromuscular and biomechanical characteristics influencing injury risk in traditional and nontraditional athletes such as firefighters and military personnel. The aim of his research agenda is to develop evidence-based approaches for optimizing performance and reducing injury risk in athletic populations.


Journal Articles

  • Sanders G, Boos B, Rhodes J, Kollock R, Peacock C. Competition-Based Heart Rate, Training Load, and Time Played Above 85% Peak Heart Rate in NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball. Journal of strength and conditioning research. 2018.

  • Kollock R, Hale D, Vogelpohl R, et al. The Influence of Body Armor on Balance and Movement Quality. International journal of exercise science. 2018;11(1):648-656.

  • Hale, D., Kollock, R., Resnick, P. (In Review). Development of the muscle mass obtainment inventory. Journal of Exercise and Nutrition.

  • Sanders G, Roll B, Peacock C, Kollock R. Maximum Movement Workloads and High-Intensity Workload Demands by Position in NCAA Division I Collegiate Football. Journal of strength and conditioning research. 2018.

  • Hale, W & Kollock R. (2018). Perceptions of doping in competitive male cyclists using the performance enhancement attitudes survey. Journal of Exercise and Nutrition, 1(2), 1-4.

  • Hale, W & Kollock R. (2018). Eating attitudes in competitive male category cyclists. Applied Research in Coaching and Athletics Annual, 33, 170-184.

  • Peveler W, Shew B, Johnson S, Sanders G, Kollock R. Comparison of ventilatory measures and 20 km time trial performance. International Journal of Exercise Science. 2017;10(4):640-648.

  • Kollock R, Van Lunen B, Ringleb S, Onate J. The Use of Maximum Strength Measures as a Predictor of Rapid Force Production and Strength Endurance. International Journal of Athletic Therapy and Training. 2017;22(2):48-59.

  • Strube E, Sumner A, Kollock R, et al. The Effect of Military Load Carriage on Postural Sway, Forward Trunk Lean, and Pelvic Girdle Motion. International journal of exercise science. 2017;10(1):25-36.

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    Kollock R, Cortes N, Greska E, Onate J. Peak Torque as an Indicator of Rapid Torque Production during Screening Examinations. 2016;4:257–264.
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    Kollock R, Andrews C, Johnston A, Elliott T, Wilson A, Games K, Sefton J. A meta-analysis to determine if lower extremity muscle strengthening should be included in military knee overuse injury-prevention programs. 2016;51:919-926.
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    Vogelpohl R, Kollock R. Isokinetic Rotator Cuff Functional Ratios and the Development of Shoulder Injury in Collegiate Baseball Pitchers. 2015;20.
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    Games K, Kollock R, Windham J, Fischer G, Sefton J. Tissue Changes During Operational Load Bearing in UH-60 Aircrew Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2015;86:815-8.
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    Kollock R, Games K, Wilson A, Sefton J. Effects of vehicle-ride exposure on cervical pathology: a meta-analysis. 2015;53:197-205.
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    Kollock R, Van Lunen B, Ringleb S, Oñate J. Measures of functional performance and their association with hip and thigh strength. 2015;50:14-22.
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    Cortes N, Greska E, Ambegaonkar J, Kollock R, Caswell S, Onate J. Knee kinematics is altered post-fatigue while performing a crossover task. 2014;22:2202-8.
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    Kollock R, Van Lunen B, Linza J, Onate J. Comparison of Isometric Portable Fixed Dynamometry to Isokinetic Dynamometry for Assessment of Hip Strength. 2013;18.
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    Cortes N, Greska E, Kollock R, Ambegaonkar J, Onate J. Changes in lower extremity biomechanics due to a short-term fatigue protocol. 2013;48:306-13.
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    Onate J, Dewey T, Kollock R, Thomas K, Van Lunen B, DeMaio M, Ringleb S. Real-time intersession and interrater reliability of the functional movement screen. 2012;26:408-15.
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    Kollock R, Onate J, Van Lunen B. The reliability of portable fixed dynamometry during hip and knee strength assessments. 2010;45:349-56.
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    Kollock R, Onate J, Van Lunen B. Assessing muscular strength at the hip joint. 2008;13:18.

Courses Taught

  • Senior Thesis
  • Independent Study
  • Motor Control and Development
  • Biomechanics

Professional Affiliations

  • National Athletic Trainers Association