• Dr. Robert Boyce graduated from Florida State University with a Ph.D. in Exercise Physiology. He taught for 12 years on the faculties of three major universities where he directed the human performance laboratories. Before coming to UNCW he provided ergonomic, job site analysis, back safety and physical fitness services to corporations.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2016-04-01 Examining Evidence for Conventional versus Complementary Therapies to Address Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseJournal of General Practice.  4:1-4. 2016-04-01
    2015-02-01 Police weight-loss competition in the United States with gender, age, and job comparisons with health promotion recommendationsInternational Journal of Health Promotion and Education.  53:204-215. 2015-02-01
    2014-07-01 Health Promotion Strategies Derived from a Metropolitan Police Weight Loss Competition in Regards to Weight Loss between Genders and among BMI CategoriesInternet Journal of Allied Health Sciences and Practice.  12. 2014-07-01
    2011-05-01 Recess Physical Activity Packs in Elementary Schools: A Qualitative InvestigationThe Physical Educator.  68:150-162. 2011-05-01
    2009-11-01 Comparisons of three sit-and-reach methods: longitudinal and comparative data preservation in light of protocol proliferationNorth Carolina AAHPERD.  44:16-23. 2009-11-01
    2009-10-01 Longitudinal changes in strength of police officers with gender comparisonsJournal of Strength and Conditioning Research.  23:2411-8. 2009-10-01
    2008-11-01 Muscular strength and body composition comparison between the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Fire and Police DepartmentsInternational Journal of Exercise Science.  1:11. 2008-11-01


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    2014-08-01 Embracing the Future: How I Overcame My Fear of Technology and Learned to Love eLearning.  UNCW Center for Teaching Excellence. 20-25. 2014-08-01
    2014-06-01 Embracing the Future: How I overcame my fear of technology and learned to love e-learning.  Center for Teaching Excellence, University of North Carolina Wilmington. 10. 2014-06-01
    2014-01-01 A case study of the success of MasteringA&P in an Anatomy course at the University of North Carolina-Wilmington.  Pearson Education. 18-19. 2014-01-01
    2009-01-01 Introduction to Physical Activity & Wellness.  Pearson Custom Publishing. pp. 7-14. 2009-01-01
    2003-02-01 Outcomes at University of North Carolina Wilmington. MyLab/Mastering Science and Engineering.  Pearson Education. 2003-02-01


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    2014-06-01 Technical Report: Comparison of actual and perception of qualifying times between genders and age groups for the State of North Carolina Police Officer Physical Ability Test (POPAT) Validation ReportNorth Carolina Justice Academy. 30-32. 2014-06-01


    Teaching Overview

  • Teaches anatomy and physiology, exercise physiology and co-directs the exercise science laboratory.
  • Full Name

  • Robert W Boyce