Kinesiology

  • Kinesiology dance students and faculty rehearsing

    Department of Kinesiology

  • Kinesiology students working with laboratory equipment and clients

    Department of Kinesiology

  • Kinesiology students and various exercise participants

    Department of Kinesiology

  • Kinesiology dance students performing

    Department of Kinesiology

  • Adapted Exercise

    Department of Kinesiology

Sean P. Flanagan

sean.flanagan@csun.edu
Professor
Email:
Phone:
(818) 677-7507
Office location:
RE 290
Website:

Biography

Sean Flanagan received a B.S. degree in Exercise Science (with an emphasis in Athletic Training) from Penn State University, an M.S. in Exercise and Sport Science (with an emphasis in Exercise Physiology) from the University of Dayton, and a Ph.D. in Biokinesiology (with an emphasis in Biomechanics) from the University of Southern California. He is certified as an Athletic Trainer (National Athletic Trainers Association), Strength and Conditioning Specialist (National Strength and Conditioning Association), and a Health / Fitness Specialist (American College of Sports Medicine).

Additionally, he is a member of the American Society of Biomechanics and a Senior Associate Editor for the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. Currently, Dr. Flanagan is a professor in the Kinesiology Department at California State University, Northridge. His research interests are in the biomechanics of kinetic chains and the use of resistance exercise and a systems science paradigm to restore, maintain, or improve human function.