Dr. Benjamin Reuter

Associate Professor

Department of Exercise Sciences and Sport Studies


Dr. Reuter is an associate professor in the Department of the Exercise Science and Sport Studies at California University of Pennsylvania. He earned his doctorate in exercise physiology from Auburn University, and his masters, with an emphasis in athletic training, from Old Dominion University. 

He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, with distinction, from the NSCA.

He is also holds an athletic training certification from the National Athletic Trainers Association and is a Certified Pilates Instructor through the Pilates Method Alliance.

Dr Reuter  edited and co-authored a chapter in the NSCA's Developing Endurance (Sport Performance) as well as co-authored a chapter in the NSCA's Essentials of Strength and Conditioning.  He has presented at a number of NSCA conferences and symposiums.  Currently Ben serves as an Associate Editor as well as Podcast and Flexibility and Rehabilitation Tips column editors for the Strength and Conditioning Journal, a journal of the NSCA. 

Publications/Research Interests

Dr. Reuter's area of interest is injury prevention and performance enhancement for masters and age group endurance athletes, with an emphasis on the prevention of sport specific muscle imbalances leading to dysfunction.

  • B.S. Health and Physical Education: Gettysburg College
  • M.S.Ed.: Old Dominion University
  • Ph.D. Exercise Physiology: Auburn University

Email: reuter@calu.edu

Phone: 724-938-4356

Office: Hamer Hall Room 237