Adam Swartzendruber
Adam SwartzendruberAssistant Professor, Sport & Exercise Science
DHEd, A.T. Still University
MS, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
BS, West Chester University of Pennsylvania

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454 Alfond Hall | 207-893-7667 |

Adam Swartzendruber has nearly two decades of experience in the Fitness and Strength and Conditioning industries, ranging from part-time coach to Fitness Facility Director. He also has 10 years experience in higher education, teaching exercise and nutrition sciences, and two years experience in clinical exercise physiology and research.

Adam was born and raised in the Baltimore, MD and Lancaster, PA areas.  His career progressed well within many positions around the Mid-Atlantic region and in the summer of 2017, he moved to Maine. In his spare time, Adam enjoys training for strength and power, running, hiking, and playing with his two sons.


National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) member

American College of Sports Medicine – New England Chapter (NEACSM) member

National Commission for Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC) member

Professional Activities

NSCA Maine State Advisory Board member

Saint Joseph’s College of Maine NSCA-ERP Strength & Conditioning Sponsor

Co-advisor for Exercise & Sport Performance Student Club at SJC


Swartzendruber (2018).  Athletes, Our Active Couch Potatoes?  NSCA Northeast Regional Conference. University of New England, Biddeford, ME

Swartzendruber (2018) New England ACSM Annual Meeting.  Exploration of Daily Sit Time Among University Athletes.  Providence, RI


Swartzendruber, A. J. (2018). Exploration of Daily Sit Time among University Athletes. Journal of Physical Activity Research, 3(2), 118-124.

 Swartzendruber, A. J. (2017). Exploration of daily sit time among university athletes (Doctoral dissertation)

Swartzendruber, A. (2011). Warm up for your winter workout. The County Women’s Journal, (October), Retrieved from