Patricia Van Oosbree

Assistant Professor
Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Science










Academic History

B.S. and M.S. from Northwest Missouri State University
M.S. from the University of Wisconsin at La Crosse
Ph.D. from Texas Woman's University.

Academic Focus

  • Strength training
  • Nutrition

Professor Patricia Van Oosbree has centered her research on the effects of strength training on body composition and muscle fiber type. She is beginning a study on the nutritional status of college-age students in relation to training levels.