Campus Directory

Employee Profile


Josh Ellis

Applied Sciences
Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Phone: 308-432-6228
Office: Burkhiser 218


PhD Public Health: Specialization in Community Health & Education
MSEd Teaching & Learning: Specialization in HPER
BS Biology & Athletic Training

Responsibilities/ Work Experience

Instructor in the CSC Family and Consumer Sciences Department
Past Experience:
Ergonomics & Wellness Specialist
Athletic Training Education Program Chair & Director
Athletic Training Education Program Clinical Coordinator
Fitness Instructor & Personal Trainer

Professional Activities/ Awards

NATABOC Certified Athletic Trainer
NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
Member South Dakota Athletic Trainers' Association
Member Mid-America Athletic Trainers' Association
SD Medical & Osteopathic Examiners Licensed Athletic Trainer
OccuPro: Comprehensive Industrial Rehabilitation Certified

Research/ Professional Interests

Fitness & Wellness courses impact on physical activity behaviors

Hobbies/ Personal Interests

Hiking, biking, running, rock hunting, wood working and Irish music

Web Links