Dr. Frank Spaniol

Dr. Frank Spaniol

Professor

Department of Kinesiology

Island Hall 355

(361) 825-3924

frank.spaniol@tamucc.edu

Dr. Frank Spaniol has served as a Professor of Sport and Exercise Science and Graduate Program Coordinator in the Department of Kinesiology at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi since 2004. Dr. Spaniol’s research interests include: sport performance enhancement, strength and conditioning, visual skills training, and sport technology.  His research findings have been published in numerous refereed journals and he has made presentations at a variety of national and international conferences, including Olympic Training Centers in China, Holland, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, and the United States. Dr. Spaniol played college baseball at San Diego Mesa College (his hometown) and at Morehead State University, where he also served as Head Baseball Coach. He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with Distinction (CSCS*D) by the National Strength and Conditioning Association and was awarded the prestigious Fellow of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (FNSCA) in 2009.

  • Professor, Sport and Exercise Science
  • Graduate Program Coordinator
  • KINE 4311 – Measurement and Evaluation
  • KINE 4327 – Biomechanics
  • KINE 5307 – Research Design in Kinesiology
  • KINE 5311 – Statistics in Kinesiology
  • KINE 5313 – Assessment and Evaluation of Athletic Performance
  • KINE 5325 – Program Design for Resistance Training

Course syllabus lookup

  • Ed.D., University of Mississippi (Exercise Science)
  • M.A., Morehead State University (Education/Health and Physical Education)
  • B.S., Morehead State University (Health and Physical Education)

Spaniol, F. (1989). The Physiological Effects of Combining Periodized Strength Training and Aerobic Training. (Doctoral dissertation.) University of Mississippi, Oxford, MI. (9019282) 

  • National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with Distinction (CSCS*D)
  • Fellow of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (FNSCA)
  • Sport Science/Sport Performance
  • Athletic Testing/Player Development/Prediction Equations
  • Visual Skills Assessment and Development
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • General Fitness Assessment/Weight Management/Obesity/Physical Activity