Joshua Carr

Assistant Professor
Kinesiology
Rickel 172G

Joshua.carr@tcu.edu | 817-257-6867

Education

Ph.D. in Exercise Physiology, University of Oklahoma
M.S. in Exercise Physiology, University of Oklahoma
B.S. in Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma

Courses Taught

Exercise Assessment and Prescription
Sport and Exercise Pharmacology

Areas of Focus

Neuromuscular physiology, strength training, muscle fatigue, sport performance

Carr JC, Ye X. (2020). Strength and EMG responses of upper and lower limbs during maximal intermittent contractions in males and females. Journal of Strength and Conditioning, Published Ahead of Print doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000003580

Carr JC, Ye X, Stock MS, Bemben MG, DeFreitas JM. (2019). The time course of cross-education during short-term isometric strength training. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 119 (6) 1395-1407.

Carr JC, Stock MS, Hernandez JM, Ortegon JR, Mota JA. (2018). Additional insight into biarticular muscle function: the influence of hip flexor fatigue on rectus femoris activity at the knee. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology 42(10) 36-43.

Carr JC, Beck TW, Ye X, Wages NP. (2016). Intensity-dependent EMG response for the biceps brachii during sustained maximal and submaximal isometric contractions. European Journal of Applied Physiology 116(9) 1747-1755.

Harmon KK, Girts RM, Pagan, JI, Rodriguez G, Maclennan RJ, Hernandez Sarabia JA, Coker NA, Carr JC, Ye X, DeFreitas JM, Stock MS. Test-retest reliability of corticospinal excitability and inhibition of an agonist-antagonist pair. Abstract submitted for presentation at the National Strength and Conditioning Association National Conference, 2020, Las Vegas, NV.

Carr JC, Ye X, Stock MS, Wages NP, DeFreitas JM. Is the magnitude of cross-education dependent on initial strength levels? Podium Presentation at the National Strength and Conditioning Association National Conference, 2018, Indianapolis, IN.

Carr JC, Ye X, Stock MS, Wages NP, Bemben MG, DeFreitas JM. Contralateral adaptations in rate of force development and rate of muscle activation following unilateral isometric training. Poster Presentation at the International Society of Electrophysiology and Kinesiology 2018 Congress, Dublin, Ireland.

Carr JC, Ye X, Wages NP, Bemben MG. Unilateral strength training changes direction of strength asymmetry but not magnitude in healthy individuals. Poster Presentation at the American College of Sports Medicine Annual meeting, 2018, Minneapolis, MN.

Carr JC, Beck TW, Ye X, Wages NP. Increased maximal force and electromyographic amplitude following three submaximal isometric training sessions. Poster Presentation at the National Strength and Conditioning Association National Conference, 2017, Las Vegas, NV.

National Strength and Conditioning Association
American College of Sports Medicine
International Society of Electrophysiology and Kinesiology

Grant Reviewer for the National Strength and Conditioning Association Foundation

External Ad Hoc reviewer
Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research
Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology
Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports
Journal of Physical Therapy in Sport
Frontiers in Physiology