George Frances Ball Distinguished Professor and Chair Emeritus
Hired in 1991, Dr. Tom Weidner is the Chairperson of the School of Kinesiology since 2010 and a George and Frances Ball Distinguished Professor of Athletic Training. He was formerly the Director of the Athletic Training Education Program for nearly 20 years. Dr. Weidner received the BSU Outstanding Faculty Member award in 2011 and was inducted into the National Athletic Trainers' Association Hall of Fame in 2015. His research regarding the common cold and exercise stands as benchmark research in the world.