Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Associate Professor, Exercise Science


  • Ph.D., University of Alabama
  • M.A., Murray State University
  • B.S., Murray State University

Teaching Specialties

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Strength Training
  • Statistics

Research Interests

  • Strength Training
  • Fatigue and Motor Performance


  • National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • American College of Sports Medicine


Selected Presentations:
The Effects of a Single Bout of Resistance Exercise on Motor Performance International Conference on Strength Training, Colorado Springs, CO, October, 2008
Decreases in Muscular Power Following Static Stretching Are Not Evident in College-Aged Males National Strength and Conditioning Association National Conference, Atlanta, GA July, 2007
Selected Publications:
Basic Statistics for the Strength and Conditioning Professional Strength and Conditioning Journal Vol 30(6), 2008, Pp 51-55
Static Stretching and Its Effects on Muscular Power Coauthor: Engelbrecht, M.M., Arkansas Journal, Vol 42(1), 2007, Pp27-29

Brian Church

Contact Information

P: (870) 680-8103
F: (870) 972-3096


Building: HPESS Complex
Room: 239

Alternative Contact

Sherry Reece
P: (870) 972-3066