Jeffrey Buxton

Assistant Professor of Exercise Science
All FacultyExercise Science

Contact Information
Phone: 724-458-2125

Jeffrey Buxton


  • DSc Health Sciences - Human and Sport Performance, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions
  • M.S. Exercise Science, California University of Pennsylvania 
  • B.S. Kinesiology, Pennsylvania State University

Affiliations & Certifications

  • Functional Movement Systems (FMS Level 2, Y-Balance Test)
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (Performance Enhancement Specialist)
  • Animal Flow (Certified Instructor Level 1)

Areas of Expertise

  • Personal Training/Strength and Conditioning/Program Design
  • Movement Analysis and Corrective Exercise
  • Alternative Training Methods


  • EXER 230 Introduction to Exercise Science Program Design
  • EXER 307 Exercise Prescription
  • EXER 221 Personal Training
  • EXER 309 Biomechanics
  • EXER 310 Functional Kinesiology
  • EXER 377 Research Methods
  • EXER 407 Research Practicum
  • EXER 402 Certified Exercise Physiologist

Professional Experience

  • 10 years as a personal trainer/manager
  • 6 years as collegiate varsity tennis coach at Grove City College


  • Outdoors! Hunting, fishing, hiking, gardening…you name it!
  • Progressive Calisthenics and Ground-based Movement Training
  • Optimizing the human potential

You might be surprised to know... 
I have a fraternal twin brother who looks exactly (well almost) like me…and my wife is a twin!