Jon David (J.D.) Adams

Assistant Professor

Address: Silcox 223
Phone: 843.953.0101


Ph.D., Kinesiology, University of Arkansas - 2017

M.S., Kinesiology, University of Arkansas - 2012

B.S., Exercise Science, Harding Univeristy - 2010

Research Interests

  • Water Intake - Nutrition
  • Ingestive Behavior
  • Water Intake Awareness and Advocacy

Courses Taught

  • EXSC 333- Exercise Nutrition
  • HEAL 257 - Principles of Nutrition


Atkins, W. C., McDermott, B. P., Kanemura, K., Adams, J. D., & Kavouras, S. A. (2021). Effects of Hydration Educational Intervention in High School Football Players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 35(2), 385–390.

Adams, J. D., Arnaoutis, G., Johnson, E. C., Jansen, L. T., Bougatsas, D., Capitan-Jimenez, C., Mauromoustakos, A., Panagiotakos, D. B., Perrier, E. T., Guelinckx, I., & Kavouras, S. A. (2021). Combining urine color and void number to assess hydration in adults and children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

Adams, J. D., Darcy, C., DeGrasse, A. G., Jordan, R., & Boscia, C. S. (2021). Crosstalk of Pain and Thirst Perception: A Brief Review. Chemosensory Perception, February, 1–4.

Laurenti, M. C., Vella, A., Adams, J. D., Schembri Wismayer, D. J., Egan, A. M., & Dalla Man, C. (2021). Assessment of individual and standardized glucagon kinetics in healthy humans. American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabolism, 320(1), E71–E77.

Colburn, A. T., Johnson, E. C., Péronnet, F., Jansen, L. T., Capitan-Jimenez, C., Adams, J. D., Guelinckx, I., Perrier, E. T., Mauromoustakos, A., & Kavouras, S. A. (2021). Validity and Reliability of a Water Frequency Questionnaire to Estimate Daily Total Water Intake in Adults. Frontiers in Nutrition, 8(Supplement_1), 676697.

Suh, H., Lieberman, H. R., Jansen, L. T., Colburn, A. T., Adams, J. D., Seal, A. D., Butts, C. L., Kirkland, T. M., Melander, O., Vanhaecke, T., Dolci, A., Lemetais, G., Perrier, E. T., & Kavouras, S. A. (2021). Cellular dehydration acutely degrades mood mainly in women: a counterbalanced, crossover trial. The British Journal of Nutrition, 125(10), 1092–1100.

Adams, J. D., Myatich, A. I., & McCullough, A. S. (2020). Thirst as an ingestive behavior: A brief review on physiology and assessment. Nutrition and Health, 26(3), 271–274.

Adams, J. D., Capitan-Jimenez, C., Burchfield, J. M., Jansen, L. T., & Kavouras, S. A. (2020). Smartphone-Based Analysis of Urine Reagent Strips Is Inaccurate for Assessing Underhydration. Telemedicine Journal and E-Health : The Official Journal of the American Telemedicine Association, 26(5), 683–686.

Adams, J. D., Dalla Man, C., Laurenti, M. C., Andrade, M. D. H., Cobelli, C., Rizza, R. A., Bailey, K. R., & Vella, A. (2020). Fasting glucagon concentrations are associated with longitudinal decline of β-cell function in non-diabetic humans. Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental, 105, 154175.