Wayne State University

Nicholas J. Siekirk

Nicholas J. Siekirk
Graduate Teaching Assistant - Kinesiology, Health & Sport Studies
Motor Behavior Lab 0010 Old Main

Office Hours: By appointment.


Education
  • Ph.D(c). Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
  • M.S. Oakland University, Rochester, MIĀ 
  • B.A. Adrian College, Adrian, MI

Academic Interests

  • Motor control and learning
  • Postural control
  • Movement optimization
  • Biomechanics
  • Neuromuscular physiology
  • Fatigue
  • Electromyography

Courses Taught

  • KIN 5110
  • KIN 5100
  • KIN 3580
  • KIN 3570

Grants

Effect of stepping rate and resistance on lower extremity electromyography in recumbent stepping
2016
Effect of fatigue on motor learning and proprioceptive accuracy in the upper extremity
2015
Effects of active and passive recovery on blood lactate and performance in elite male ice hockey players
2011

Presentations

Effect of stepping rate and resistance on lower extremity electromyography in recumbent stepping
Siekirk, Nicholas J. 2016   NASPSPA, Montreal, QC
Effect of fatigue on motor learning and proprioceptive accuracy in the upper extremity
Siekirk, Nicholas J. 2015   NASPSPA, Portland, OR
Effects of active and passive recovery on blood lactate and performance in elite male ice hockey players
Siekirk, Nicholas J. 2012   Midwest ACSM, Indianapolis, IN
Comparison of DI and DIII pre-season physiological testing of women's basketball players' freshman years
Siekirk, Nicholas J. 2009   MI ACSM, Gaylord, MI