Faculty Profile for Dr. Jim Farnsworth

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Dr. Jim Farnsworth
Assistant Professor — Dept of Health & Human Performance
JOW A127
phone: (512) 245-2939

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Myers, N. L., Morrow, R., & Farnsworth, J. L. (n.d.). Modelling the Relationship Between Relative Load and Match Outcomes in Junior Tennis Players. Journal Human Sport Exercise.
  • Farnsworth, J. L., Evans, T., Binkley, H., & Kang, M. (2021). Evaluation of knee-specific patient-reported outcome measures using Rasch analysis. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, 30(2), 278–285. https://doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2019-0263
  • Farnsworth, J. L., Evans, T., Binkley, H., & Kang, M. (2021). Development and validation of a novel knee-specific patient-reported outcomes measures. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, 30(2), 267–277. https://doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2019-0264
  • Farnsworth, J. L., Marshal, A., & Myers, N. L. (2021). Mental toughness measures: a systematic review of measurement properties for practitioners. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1080/10413200.2020.1866710
  • Myers, N. L., Aguilar, K., Mexicano, G., Farnsworth, J. L., Knudson, D. V., & Kibler, W. B. (2020). The Acute: Chronic Workload Ratio is Associated with Injury in Junior Tennis Players. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. https://doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000002215

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi National Honor Society. 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Texas State University Teaching Award of Honor, Texas State University. 2020
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Top 10 Reviewer, Athletic Training & Sports Health Care Journal. 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: 1st Place Research Presentation, Middle Tennessee State University. 2017
  • Award / Honor Nominee: 2nd Century Faculty Development Award for Research, Buena Vista University. 2017

Selected Grants

  • Farnsworth, James Lee. Validation of Movement and Activity in Physical Space (MAPS) scores in Parkinson's disease patients, Society of Health and Physical Educators, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $2369.99. (Funded: July 1, 2014 - August 1, 2015). Grant.
  • David, Shannon (Principal), Farnsworth, James Lee (Supporting). Using physical activity as an assessment of function in post-surgical ACL repair patients, Ohio Athletic Trainers' Association, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $333. (Funded: March 1, 2012 - February 28, 2013). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Technology Committee
Scholar's Day Committee
Reviewer / Referee
Journal of Physical Activity and Health
Reviewer / Referee
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
Reviewer / Referee
Frontiers in Psychology, section Quantitative Psychology Measurement