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

  • 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.
  • McAllister, M. J., Mettler, J. A., Patek, K. T., Butawan, M., & Bloomer, R. J. (2022). Astaxanthin supplementation increases glutathione concentrations but does not impact fat oxidation during exercise in active young men. International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 32(1), 8–15. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1123/ijsnem.2021-0138
  • Chase, K., Patek, K., Walker, J., & Mettler, J. A. (2021). Predicting resting metabolic rate with easily obtained measures: The influence of body circumference. Translational Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine, 6(2), 1–12.

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

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Farrell III, John Wayland (Principal), Mettler, Joni A (Co-Principal). Contributors to Walking Capacity Across the Lifespan in MS, Research Enhancement Program, Texas State University, $16000. (Submitted: September 2020). Grant.
  • Mettler, Joni A (Principal), Kendall, Holly (Other), Kipp, Lindsay E (Other). 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.
  • Mettler, Joni A (Principal), Kipp, Lindsay E (Co-Principal). Impact of neuromuscular electrical stimulation on physical activity in older adults, Texas State University - Research Enhancement Grant, Texas State University, $16000. (Submitted: October 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Nominee for President-Elect
Texas American College of Sports Medicine
Faculty Search Committee, Assistant or Associate Professor in Athletic Training
September 2022-Present
Program Coordinator Committee
August 2022-Present
Graduate Advisor
Graduate Program Coordinator, Exercise and Sports Science
June 2022-Present
Outstanding Graduate Student Review Committee
February 2022-Present