Les Podlog, PhD portrait
  • Associate Professor, Health-Kinesiology

Professional Service

  • Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports . Role: Editorial Board Member. manuscript reviewer. 12/02/2020 - 12/31/2020
  • Clinical Journal of Sport Psychology . Role: Editorial Board Member. manuscript reviewer. 10/24/2017 - 12/31/2020
  • West-Virginia University . presentation on "Organizing and Completing a Dissertation Literature Review". 02/09/2016 - 02/09/2016
  • University of Utah Orthopedic Center. Role: presenter. In-service "Psychological needs of injured athletes and intervention strategies". 05/22/2015 - 05/22/2015
  • SHAPE. Role: reviewer. abstract conference reviewer. 02/04/2015 - 02/26/2015
  • Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport . Role: Editorial Board Member. manuscript reviewer. 11/04/2014 - 12/31/2020
  • Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise & Health . Editorial Board Member. 05/25/2014 - present
  • Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. Editorial board member. 04/24/2014 - present
  • North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity. Role: reviewer. Conference abstract reviewer. 01/14/2014 - 01/31/2014
  • Asian Journal of Exercise and Sport Science . Editorial Board Member. 10/2013 - present
  • University of Utah. Role: Manuscript reviewer. Editorial Reviews - 23 manuscripts. 03/2005 - 12/2011

Internal Service

  • Health & Kinesiology Tenure and Promotion Review Committee . Chair , 11/10/2020 - 11/10/2020. Department service.
  • ESS graduate scholarship committee . Chair, 02/01/2016 - 02/29/2016. Department service.
  • College of Health Retention, Promotion, & Tenure Document Review Team . committee member, 02/01/2016 - 02/20/2016. College service.
  • Academic Senate. Academic Senator, 07/01/2014 - present. College service.
  • ESS graduate scholarship committee . Committee member, 02/20/2014 - present. Department service.
  • Strategic Planning – Research/Values/Undergraduate Goals . Sat on 3 strategic planning committees, 10/2013 - present. Department service.
  • ESS graduate scholarship committee . Scholarship reviewer, 03/2013 - present. Department service.
  • University of Utah Graduate Research Fellowship Committee . Scholarship reviewer, 03/2013 - present. Other service.
  • AKA graduate student writing award committee . Reviewed student publications, 03/2013 - present. Department service.
  • College of Health Commencement Banner Carrier . 05/2012 - present. College service.
  • University of Utah Graduate Research Fellowship Committee . Committee member, 03/2012 - present. University service.
  • Pedagogy Hiring Committee. Search Committee Member, 09/2011 - present. Department service.
  • Texas Tech University, Sport Management Search Committee . 07/2008 - present. University service.
  • Texas Tech University, HESS Scholarship Committee. 07/2008 - present. University service.
  • Texas Tech University, HESS Graduate Teaching Assistantship Rubric Development Committee . 07/2008 - present. University service.
  • Texas Tech University, Exercise Science Manuscript Peer Feedback . 07/2008 - present. University service.

In the Media

  • http://www.islandpacket.com/2014/12/06/3473757_athletes-find-emotional-scars.html?rh=1. 12/06/2014.
  • Globe and Mail Interview (Canada’s National Newspaper) - July 7, 2012 - http://m.theglobeandmail.com/sports/olympics/for-canadas-olympians-injury-and-pain-are-part-of-the-game/article4398930/?service=mobile. 07/07/2012.
  • Article written on motivation and exercise study conducted with Australian colleagues. http://www.peerreviewedbymyneurons.com/2012/05/20/the-allure-of-variety/. 05/20/2012.