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Shane Scholten, Ph.D.




  • Associate Professor, Exercise & Sport Sciences
  • Augustana University


  • Ph.D., Exercise & Nutritional Science, South Dakota State University
  • M.S., Exercise Science, University of Nebraska, Omaha
  • B.S., Fitness/Wellness Mgmt, Dakota State University, Madison, S.D.

Current Research: Dr. Scholten's research interests are related to enhancing physical performance through nutrition or by manipulating training methods. More specifically, he has recently published on the effects that vitamin D and quercetin supplementation have on antioxidant, oxidative stress, and testosterone biomarkers. His future interests are the physiological effects of ischemic preconditioning on muscular power, effects of various movement velocities on physical performance outcomes, and the usefulness of wearable VO2 monitors.