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Hyung Suk Yang

Hyung Suk Yang

Assistant Professor

KINESIOLOGY AND SPORT MANAGEMENT (KSM)

SCSC-A311F

Phone: (605) 658-5626

Email: HS.Yang@usd.edu

Teaching Interests:

Biomechanics, Motor Learning, Exercise Physiology, Research Method, Laboratory Techniques


Research Interests:

Investigating factors that alter or impede various aspects of gait such as walking, running, and landing, especially as related to clinical applications and health disparities


Education:

  • Ph D, Rehabilitation Sciences-Clinical Biomechanics, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 2017
  • MS, Kinesiology-Biomechanics, Texas Tech University, 2012
  • BPE, Sports Science, Seoul National University of Science & Technology, 2009

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Biomedical Research Investigators and Key Personnel, Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative
  • Adult CPR/AED, American Red Cross

Awards and Honors:

  • Faculty Excellence Award Nomination, School of Education, University of South Dakota, 2020
  • Faculty Excellence Award Nomination, School of Education, University of South Dakota, 2019

Presentations:

  • Cooper, K J., Garcia, L, Kunkel, B, Drusch, A S., Hooper, T, Kublawi, M, Brismee, J, Yang, Hyung Suk, Sizer, P S.. Effect of executive cognitive distraction on sustaining a volitional preemptive abdominal contraction during a unipodal functional movement in healthy subjects. Presented at the Endowed Lecture Series Symposium, Lubbock, TX. (October 2019)
  • Drusch, A S., Garcia, L, Cooper, K J., Hooper, T, Kublawi, M, Brismee, J, Yang, Hyung Suk, Sizer, P S.. Effect of volitional preemptive abdominal contraction on superficial multifidus response during a unipodal lower extremity reach task in healthy subjects. Presented at the Endowed Lecture Series Symposium, Lubbock, TX. (October 2019)