Jason Kobes, MA ATC, ACSM EP-C
Current Position: Fieldwork Coordinator within the Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology Departments, School of Health Sciences, University of Mary, Bismarck, ND.
Originally from Minot, ND, Kobes completed his bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training from the University of Mary in 1999. He worked as a Certified Athletic Trainer with Jenni Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs, IA, as a graduate assistant athletic trainer with Minnesota State University, Mankato and as a Certified Athletic Trainer with the University of Mary in Bismarck.
Kobes completed a Master’s degree in Clinical Exercise Physiology at Minnesota State University, Mankato in 2003 with research thesis titled “Physical Activity and Cholesterol Levels in 12 – 14 year olds”. He has been the fieldwork coordinator for the Department of Exercise Physiology at the University of Mary since the fall of 2003. Kobes also teaches undergraduate courses in: Introduction to Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology and Advanced Exercise Physiology. He is currently a member of the Northland American College of Sports Medicine (NACSM) and the Clinical Exercise Physiologist Association (CEPA). Along with being a certified athletic trainer (1999) and a certified exercise physiologist (2006), Kobes is ACLS certified.
Kobes research interests include submaximal exercise testing protocols and sports performance variables. He is married and has two little girls. In his spare time, Kobes enjoys the North Dakota outdoors, playing softball and spending time at the lake with family.