Chris Wilburn

Associate Clinical Professor

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Office: 103 Kinesiology Building

Units: School of Kinesiology

Campus Mail: 301 Wire Road


Phone: (334) 844-1462

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Academic Areas

Exercise Science

Fitness, Conditioning and Performance


Physical Activity and Health

Physical Education/Teacher Education


Ph.D. in Kinesiology, 2017, Auburn University

M.Ed. in Exercise Science, 2014, Auburn University

B.A. in Kinesiology, Sports Science, and Physical Education, 2013, Morehouse College - Atlanta, GA

Professional Experience

2022 - Present

Associate Clinical Professor, Auburn University

2017 - 2022

Assistant Clinical Professor, Auburn University

2013 - 2017

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Auburn University

Teaching Interests

  • Biomechanics of human movement
  • Application of biomechanical principles to the lower extremity
  • Fundamentals of bipedal locomotion

Research Interests

  • Architecture of the human foot
  • Influence of footwear on locomotive patterns
  • Influence of foot architecture in athletic populations