Jeffrey T. Wight, PhD

​​Jeffrey WightAssistant Professor, Kinesiology
Phone: 904-256-7135
Office Location: BRCHS/Building 2 room​​ 234
Office Hours
By appointment
Area of Specialization
Shoulder Joint Flexibility​
Sports Biomechanics (Throwing Biomechanics, Running Biomechanics)
Age-Related Physical Disability Measurement, Assessment, & Prevention
Fitness Measurement, Assessment, & Advancement
Ph.D. Biomechanics, University of Florida
Graduate Certificate in Gerontology, University of Florida
M.S. Biomechanics, University of Delaware
B.S. Zoology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Professional Information
Dr. Wight is an Assistant Professor in the Kinesiology Program and Director of the Human Performance Laboratory. Dr. Wight is a sport biomechanist with graduate degrees from the University of Delaware (MS in Biomechanics) and University of Florida (PhD in Biomechanics). Dr. Wight has extensive experience using motion-analysis cameras to study baseball pitching and tennis serve biomechanics. He also developed a custom biomechanical analysis to assess throwing shoulder flexibility. Recently, Dr. Wight has focused much attention on running biomechanics.