Faculty Profile for Dr. Joni A Mettler

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Dr. Joni A Mettler
Associate Professor — Dept of Health & Human Performance
JOW A116
phone: (512) 245-2561

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Kendall, H. H., Shah, A. N., Torres, D., & Pandya, R. (2022). Impact Of Resistance Training On Skeletal Muscle Mass And Physical Function In Older Adults. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 54(9s), p:94. https://doi.org/DOI: 10.1249/01.mss.0000876216.74820.b2
  • Kendall, H. H., Torres, D., Pigg, Q. W., & Mettler, J. A. (2022). Resistance Training may Mitigate Age-related Decline in Physical Function. International Journal of Exercise Science Conference Proceedings, 2(14). Retrieved from https://digitalcommons.wku.edu/ijesab/vol2/iss14/61
  • Mettler, J. A., Magee, D. M., & Doucet, B. M. (2018). High-frequency neuromuscular electrical stimulation increases anabolic signaling. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 50, 1540–1548.
  • Mettler, J. A., Magee, D. M., & Doucet, B. M. (2018). Low-frequency electrical stimulation with variable intensity preserves torque. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 42, 49–56.
  • Mettler, J. A., Bennett, S. B., Doucet, B. M., & Magee, D. M. (2017). Neuromuscular electrical stimulation and anabolic signaling in patients with stroke. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, 26, 2954–2963.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: ASAP: Additional Research Support for Associate Professors on Path to Professor, College of Education; Texas State University. January 2022 - May 2022
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College Achievement Award for Scholarly / Creative Activities, Texas State University. 2015

Selected Grants

  • Kendall, Holly H (Principal), Mettler, Joni A (Supporting), Kipp, Lindsay Erin (Supporting). Thesis Research Support Fellowship: Impact of Resistance Training on Muscle Mass and Physical Function in Younger and Older Adults, Texas State Graduate College, Texas State University, $2000. (Submitted: July 20, 2020, Funded: September 1, 2020 - August 31, 2021). Grant.
  • Kendall, Holly H (Principal), Mettler, Joni A (Supporting), Kipp, Lindsay Erin (Supporting). Student Research Development Award: Impact of resistance training on skeletal muscle mass, strength and physical function in younger and older adults, Texas American College of Sports Medicine, State, $1000. (Submitted: January 2020, Funded: July 2020 - December 2021). Grant.
  • Kipp, Lindsay E. (Principal), Griffin, Luther Kent (Co-Principal), Deringer, Stephen Anthony (Co-Principal), Mettler, Joni A (Co-Principal), Forsythe, Michelle Elizabeth (Co-Principal). Enhancing mental and physical health of children and adolescents through innovative afterschool programs, College of Education Social Innovation Research Accelerator, Texas State University, $13396. (Submitted: October 2019, Funded: January 2020 - May 2022). Grant.
  • Kim, Joosung (Principal), Mettler, Joni A. Brain mapping in patients with knee osteoarthritis pain, REP; Texas State University, Texas State University, $16000. (Submitted: 2023, Funded: 2023 - Present). Grant.
  • Kerwin, S, Lewis, K, McLean, R, Mettler, Joni A (Other). U-RISE, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Federal. (Submitted: June 2020, Funded: 2021 - Present). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Alternate Member
Institutional Review Board (IRB)
September 2024-Present
Postdoctoral Research Fellow Search Committee. Postdoctoral Research Fellow for Dr Joosung Kim.
Editorial Review Board Member
Translational Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine
Assistant Professor Mentoring Committee for Dr Joosung Kim
August 2023-Present
Texas American College of Sports Medicine
February 2023-Present