Dr. Lindsay Edwards


Dr. Lindsay Edwards, associate professor of fitness and sport sciences, is a graduate of Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science. She completed her Master of Education degree at Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas. She received her Doctor of Philosophy in kinesiology from the University of Houston, Houston, Texas.

Her tenure at the University of Houston included being a research assistant at the Michael E. DeBakey Medical Center, working with veterans with physical disabilities. She also consults with Intelligen, a non-profit organization that aims to improve the health and function of those who are disabled.

Degrees Earned

  • Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science (cum laude), Abilene Christian University, 1996
  • Master of Science, Education, Tarleton State University, 1999
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Kinesiology, University of Houston, 2008
  • A Princeton Review Best Western College
  • Council for Christian Colleges & Universities  
  • Center for Student Opportunity: Promoting a College-Bound Culture
  • US News Best Colleges
  • Military Friendly
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  • College Choice Best Christian Colleges and University
  • University and College Accountability Network