Steve Tucker, PhD, LAT, ATC

Associate Professor and Chair

Farris Center 120C

(501) 450-5702


Steve Tucker received his undergraduate degree in athletic training from Valparaiso University and his MS and PhD in exercise science with a specialization in biomechanics and anatomy from The University of Toledo. Dr. Tucker’s research interests focus on the biomechanics of overuse shoulder injuries. In particular, he is interested in the kinematics and muscle activation of the shoulder complex during rehabilitation exercises and functional activities in overhead athletes. He is a certified athletic trainer and licensed in the state of Arkansas.


Tucker – Curriculum Vitae


Courses Taught:

EXSS 3382 – Biomechanics

EXSS 5332 – Critical Analysis of Research

EXSS 5V71 – Special Topics

EXSS 6300 – Independent Study in EXSS