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Glenn.Gaesser@asu.edu

Center Dir (ACD) & Professor
SNHP Exercise Science & Health
Faculty w/Admin Appointment
Mail Code: 3020

Exercise and Wellness 500 N Third St (Map)
(602)827-2283

Bio

Glenn A. Gaesser, PhD
Professor
Director, Healthy Lifestyles Research Center

Education

  • PhD - University of California, Berkeley, 1978
  • MA - University of California, Berkeley, 1975
  • AB - University of California, Berkeley, 1972

Recent Publications

  • Sawyer BJ, Stokes DG, Womack CJ, Morton RH, Weltman A, Gaesser GA.  Strength training increases endurance time to exhaustion during high-intensity exercise despite no change in critical power. J Strength Cond Res 2014;28(3):601-609.
  • Hallmark R, Patrie JT, Liu Z, Gaesser GA, Barrett EJ, Weltman A. The effect of exercise intensity on endothelial function in physically inactive lean and obese adults. PLOS ONE 2014;9(1):e85450, pp. 1-7 
  • Swift DL, Weltman JY, Patrie JT, Saliba SA, Gaesser GA, Barrett EJ, Weltman A. Predictors of improvement in endothelial function after exercise training in a diverse sample of postmenopausal women. J Women’s Health 2014;23(3):260-266.
  • Ryder JR, Vega-Lopez S, Gaesser GA, Buman MP, Shaibi GQ. Heterogeneous vascular intervention in obese Latino adolescents. Metab Syn Relat Dis 2014;12:509-516.
  • Angadi SS, Mookadam F, Lee CD, Tucker WJ, Haykowsky M, Gaesser GA.  High-intensity interval training vs. moderate-intensity continuous exercise training in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: A pilot study. J Appl Physiol (in press; online September 4, 2014; DOI:   10.1152/japplphysiol.00518.2014 )
  • Zeigler ZS, Bhammar DM, Swan PD, Gaesser GA. Walking Workstation Use Reduces Ambulatory Blood Pressure in Adults with Prehypertension. J Phys Act Health (in press, September 2, 2014; doi.org/10.1123/jpah.2013-0487)
  • Sawyer BJ, Bhammar DM, Angadi SS, Ryan DM, Ryder JR, Sussman EJ, Bertmann EJ, Gaesser GA. Predictors of fat mass changes in response to aerobic exercise training in women.  J Strength Cond Res (in press, October 2014; DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000726

Current/Recent Grants and Projects

  • A Wireless, Multimode, Artificial Neural Network-Based Physical Activity Monitor; NIH, R01 HL091006; 9/19/08 – 6/30/14; Role: Co-PI

Research Interests

Acute and chronic impact of exercise and diet on endothelial function; weight-loss independent health benefits of exercise and diet; obesity paradox; physical activity assessment technology

Courses

Spring 2015

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
EXW 691 Seminar
NTR 691 Seminar

Fall 2014

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
KIN 442 Fuel Metabolism

Spring 2014

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
EXW 691 Seminar
KIN 493 Honors Thesis
NTR 691 Seminar

Fall 2013

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
KIN 442 Fuel Metabolism
KIN 492 Honors Directed Study

Spring 2013

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
EXW 691 Seminar
NTR 691 Seminar

Fall 2012

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
EXW 691 Seminar
NTR 691 Seminar

Summer 2012

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 592 Research
EXW 595 Continuing Registration
EXW 599 Thesis
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation

Spring 2012

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 492 Honors Directed Study
EXW 493 Honors Thesis
EXW 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 592 Research
EXW 595 Continuing Registration
EXW 599 Thesis
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation

Fall 2011

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 492 Honors Directed Study
EXW 493 Honors Thesis
EXW 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 592 Research
EXW 595 Continuing Registration
EXW 599 Thesis
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation

Summer 2011

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 592 Research
EXW 595 Continuing Registration
EXW 599 Thesis
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation

Spring 2011

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 492 Honors Directed Study
EXW 493 Honors Thesis
EXW 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 538 Obesity, Exercise and Health
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 592 Research
EXW 595 Continuing Registration
EXW 599 Thesis
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation

Fall 2010

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
EXW 492 Honors Directed Study
EXW 493 Honors Thesis
EXW 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 536 Physiological Aspects/Phys Act
EXW 584 Internship
EXW 590 Reading and Conference
EXW 592 Research
EXW 595 Continuing Registration
EXW 599 Thesis
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation

Research Activity Research Awards

  1. Buman,Matthew P * , Crespo,Noe Cuauhtemoc , Gaesser,Glenn Alan , . Stand and Move at Work: A Group-Randomized Trial. HHS-NIH-NCI (7/2/2015 - 6/30/2019).
  2. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * Abbas,James . Monitoring Metabolic Energy Expenditure via the Prostheses of Lower Extremity Amputees. BARRON ASSOCIATES INC. (6/5/2013 - 12/31/2015).
  3. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * . Energy expenditure during ambulatory physical activity while wearing Easy Tone vs control shoes. Reebok (12/27/2012 - 12/31/2013).
  4. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * . Oxygen consumption and a physical activity monitor--normative data collection for defined bouts and free-living routines. NIKE, INC (12/9/2011 - 12/8/2012).
  5. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * . Reebok Easytone Contract. Reebok (4/4/2011 - 12/31/2011).
  6. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * Lee,Chong Do . Effects of a Novel, High-intensity Aerobic Interval Training Program on Endothelial Function, Vascular Compliance, and Peak Cardio Respiratory.... MAYO CLINIC SCOTTSDALE (1/1/2010 - 6/30/2011).
  7. Ainsworth,Barbara Ellen * Gaesser,Glenn Alan . 2010 Revision of the Compendium of Physical Activities. HHS-NIH-NCI (8/19/2009 - 2/18/2011).
  8. Gaesser,Glenn Alan * Gaesser,Glenn Alan * . A Wireless Multimode Artificial Neural Network-Based Physical Activity Monitor. HHS-NIH-NHLBI (9/19/2008 - 6/30/2014).

* principal investigator

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