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Tom Carroll

Senior Instructor

Address: Silcox Gym - Room #113
Office Hours: M 10a-11:30a; T,W, R 1:30p-3:00p and by appointment
Phone: 843.953.4275
E-mail: carrollt@cofc.edu


Prior to the College I taught Elementary physical education for 11 years.  I am an Alumnus of the College of Charleston and happily married father of five including triplet boys.

I enjoy teaching activity classes, lecture classes related to exercise science, 200-level teacher education classes and exercise physiology lab.

I am interested in human performance testing and help facilitate both undergraduate research and research conducted by my colleagues.

I am a member of the following professional organizations:


Education

MEd -Auburn University, Physical Education, 1992.

BS - College of Charleston, Physical Education, 1991.


Research Interests

  • Muscular Performance
  • Muscle Volumization
  • Energy Metabolism
  • Recovery

Courses Taught

PEHD 105, Basketball and Volleyball, FALL 2003 - FALL 2007

PEHD 117, Badminton & Racquetball, FALL 2008 - FALL 2010

PEHD 117, Badminton and Racquetball, SPRING 2006 - SPRING 2008

PEHD 119, Beginning Tennis, FALL 2003 - SUM II DAY 2010

PEHD 201, Intro to Physical Education, FALL 2008 - FALL 2009

PEHD 201, Introduction to Physical Education, SPRING 2005 - FALL 2010

PEHD 210, Concepts In Fitness Assmt. Exerc, SUM I DAY 2010

PEHD 210, Concepts in Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription, SUM I DAY 2004 - SUM I DAY 2007

PEHD 210, Concepts in Fitness Assmt. Exerc, SUM I DAY 2008 - SUM I DAY 2009

PEHD 222, Analysis and Conduct of Lifetime Activities, FALL 2007

PEHD 222, Anly & Conduct of Lifetime Activ, FALL 2008

PEHD 223, Analysis & Conduct of Team Sport, SPRING 2009

PEHD 223, Analysis and Conduct of Team Sports, SPRING 2008

PEHD 250, Dance and Rhythms, FALL 2007 - FALL 2010

PEHD 340, Exercise Physiology Lab, FALL 2003 - SPRING 2010

PEHD 340, Laboratory, SPRING 2009

PEHD 340, Work Physiology and Lab, FALL 2006

PEHD 401, Sport Specific Perf Softball, SPRING 2010

EXSC 498, Capstone


Publications

Wasielewski, N. J., Scheett, T. P., Carroll, T. L. (2007). Proceedings of the 2007 SEACSM Annual Meeting. Proceedings of the 2007 SEACSM Annual Meeting Proceedings of the 2007 SEACSM Annual Meeting.

"THE EFFECT OF GROUP EXERCISE ON POSTPARTUM BODY COMPOSITION." Southeast American College of Sports Medicine, Greenville, South Carolina, February 2010.

"Comparison of Caloric Expenditure Calculated by a Treadmill Calorimeter and Indirect Calorimetry during Sub-Maximal Exercise." Southeast American College of Sports Medicine, Birmingham, AL, February 2009. Co-authors: Halewood, Z., Bevillard, K., Lewis, G., Lewis, M., Carroll, Thomas L., Scheett, Timothy P

"Criterion Validity of Caloric Expenditure Calculated by a Treadmill During Sub-Maximal Exercise." College of Charleston Math and Science Poster Sessions 2008, College of Charleston, April 2008.

"Effect of Torque, Flexibility, Dominant vs. Nondominate Limb, and Leg Length on Ball-Kicking Velocity in Children Soccer Players." College of Charleston Math and Science Poster Sessions 2008, College of Charleston, April 2008. Co-authors: Barfield, William R., Carroll, Thomas L.

"Effects of Increased Lean Body Mass on Anaerobic Power and Performance in division I College Softball Players." College of Charleston Math and Science Poster Sessions 2008, College of Charleston, April 2008.

"Evaluating the Hoff Test as a Predictor of Aerobic Fitness in Female Soccer Players." College of Charleston Math and Science Poster Sessions 2008, College of Charleston, April 2008.

"Effect of Torque, Flexibility, Dominant vs. Nondominate Limb, and Leg Length on Ball-Kicking Velocity in Children Soccer Players." College of Charleston Science Research Poster Sessions 2008, College of Charleston, April 2008. Co-authors: McCord, Piper, Bunke, Melissa, Gray, Anna, Carroll, Thomas L., Barfield, William R.

"Comparison of Age and Body Composition Amoung Female Athletes from Four NCAA Division I Teams." Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine, Birmingham, February 2008.

"Differences is Soccer-Specific Field Tests Between Under-18 Female and Elite College Players." Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine, Birmingham, February 2008.

"TRICEPS SURAE STRENGTH AND STIFFNESS IN RELATION TO PERFORMANCE IN COLLEGIATE LONG-DISTANCE RUNNERS: A PILOT STUDY." Annual Meeting, Charlotte, NC, February 2007. Co-authors: Wasielewski, Noah J., Scheett, Timothy P, Carroll, Thomas L.

"Triceps Surae Strength and Stiffness in Relation to Performance in Collegiate Long-Distance Runners: A Pilot Study." Southeast American College of Sports Medicine, Charlotte, NC, February 2007. Co-authors: Wasielewski, N. J., Scheett, Timothy P, Carroll, Thomas L.