This award is presented to members of the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research Editorial Board in recognition of their service to the association.
Dr. Hooper is an assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology at Jacksonville University. He is the Director of the Exercise Physiology Laboratory and Co-Director of the newly formed Center for Health and Human Performance. He has authored or coauthored over 30 peer reviewed publications and over 40 abstract presentations. His primary areas of interest are strength and conditioning, endocrinology and sport nutrition.
Dr. Joseph P. Weir is currently the Chair of the Department of Health, Sport, and Exercise Sciences at the University of Kansas. He received his PhD in Exercise Physiology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. From 1993-1995, he was a faculty member in the Applied Physiology program at Teachers College, Columbia University. From 1995 - 2012, Dr. Weir was a faculty member and Research Coordinator in the Department of Physical Therapy at Des Moines University, in Des Moines Iowa. Dr. Weir is active in the American College of Sports Medicine and the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
|2017 - Brend Alvar, PhD, CSCS,*D, RSCC*D and Joseph F. Signorile, PhD||2007 - Jill A. Bush, PhD, CSCS|
|2016 - N. Travis Triplett, PhD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA and Jared W. Coburn, PhD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA||2006 - Nicholas A. Ratamess Jr., PhD, CSCS,*D|
|2015 - Loren Chiu, PhD, CSCS and Tammy Evetovich, PhD, CSCS||2005 - Ann M. Swank, PhD|
|2014 - G. Greg Haff, PhD, and Maren S. Fragala, PhD, CSCS,*D||2004 - Steve Fleck, PhD, CSCS|
|2013 - Jakob Vingren, PhD, CSCS and Patrick Jacobs, PhD, CSCS||2003 - Bruce Craig, PhD|
|2012 - John Caruso, PhD and Sean P. Flanagan, PhD, CSCS,*D||2002 - Lee E. Brown, EdD, CSCS,*D|
|2011 - Joel T. Cramer, PhD, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D, FNSCA and Duncan N. French, PhD, CSCS||2001 – Jay R. Hoffman, PhD, CSCS,*D, RSCC*D. and Jeffrey R. Stout, PhD|
|2010 - Mike R. McGuigan, PhD, CSCS,*D and Kent J. Adams, PhD, CSCS||2000 - Jerry L. Mayhew, PhD and Dan Wathen , CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT*D, FNSCA|
|2009 - William P. Ebben, PhD, CSCS,*D and Brian Schilling, PhD, CSCS, FNSCA||1999 - E. Paul Roetert, PhD|
|2008 - Terry J. Housh, PhD, FNSCA||1998 - Larry W. Weiss, PhD|
The Editor-In-Chief selects the recipient(s) of the JSCR Editorial Excellence Award annually in April-May from members of the JSCR Editorial Board based on their overall contribution to the review and editorial process over the past year. Recipients may only be awarded this award once.