Shortly after completion of his bachelor's of science degree in exercise science from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Luke Garceau began serving as the teaching laboratory coordinator for the Program in Exercise Science. In addition to coordinating the educational laboratories, he serves as a laboratory instructor in undergraduate courses of exercise physiology, motor control, and strength and conditioning. His research in human performance concentrates on agility, plyometrics, training strategies to decrease ACL injuries, and ergogenic methods to improve muscular strength and power. Over the years, Mr. Garceau has presented his research at regional, national, and international conferences. Since the beginning of his employment, he has also been pursuing a master of arts in curriculum and instruction with a concentration in kinesiology.
- M.A., Education Policy & Leadership (Curriculum & Instruction), Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, projected graduation 2011.
- B.S., Physical Education (Exercise Science & Health Promotion), University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI, 2008.
- American College of Sports Medicine
- International Society of Biomechanics in Sports
- Midwest American College of Sports Medicine
- American Society of Exercise Physiologists
- National Strength and Conditioning Association
- National Strength and Conditioning Association – WI State Chapter
- Recipient of the National Strength and Conditioning Association – Masters Research Grant
- Recipient of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Undergraduate Student and Faculty Collaborative Research Grant
Awards and Honors
- National Strength and Conditioning Association Student Research Award Finalist
- American Society of Exercise Physiologists Research Recognition Award
- Graduated Cum Laude from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Mr. Garceau's CV