Office: Young Center 205
Daniel Jensen is an Assistant Professor of Exercise Science at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, SD. Daniel obtained his B.S. in Exercise Science from Black Hills State University and Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities in Minneapolis, MN. Daniel’s current research interests are focused on neural and biomechanical influences on athletic performance and injury prevention in pediatric and adult populations. He currently practices as a sports medicine and orthopedic physical therapist both in the United States and abroad. Dr. Jensen teaches anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics at Black Hills State and aims to integrate classroom, internship, and research opportunities to provide his students with a high quality education. Daniel is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the American College of Sports Medicine.
Office: Young Center 206
Corey Selland is an Assistant Professor of Exercise Science and Health at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, SD. Corey obtained his B.S. in Nutrition, Exercise, and Health Science from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He then earned a M.S. in Sports Science and Ph.D. in Nutrition, Exercise, and Food Science from South Dakota State University. Corey’s current research interests are focused on the assessment of physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness in the youth population and improving the health of children by promoting physical activity and limiting sedentary time. He seeks to integrate his teaching and research interests to create a highly valuable education for his students. He teaches Exercise Physiology, Nutrition, and Current Concepts in Health. In addition, Corey is an American College of Sports Medicine Certified Exercise Physiologist (ACSM EP-C).
Office: Young Center 207
Craig Triplett is an Assistant Professor of Exercise Science at Black Hills State University in Spearfish SD. Craig obtained his B.S. in Wellness Management from Black Hills State University. He earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) from the University of South Dakota. Craig's current research interest are focused on the assessment of mobility and stability of undergraduate students though the Functional Movement Screen. He teaches Exercise Science programming for Special Populations, Fitness Assessment, and Exercise Leadership. Craig is also the Exercise Science internship coordinator. In addition to teaching, Craig is practicing physical therapist and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS