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Chaise Murphy

Chaise Murphy

Assistant Professor of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation

Campus Box 4013

Building Physical Education

Room 218R

  • 620-341-5934


PhD, Department of Sport and Health Sciences, Technical University of Munich, Germany 2021

MS, Nutrition and Health Science, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, 2017

BS, Nutrition, Exercise and Health Science, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, 2015

Teaching Experience

Before joining Emporia State University in 2021, Dr. Murphy taught courses at the graduate and undergraduate level in sports nutrition, health and wellness, physiology, and exercise testing and prescription. At Emporia State University, he teaches the following courses:

  • HL 150: Critical Health Issues and Decisions in Society
  • HL 435: Strength and Conditioning for the Personal Trainer
  • HL 566: Exercise Testing & Prescription

Research Interests

Dr. Murphy's research interests include the health and performance implications of energy deficiency (i.e., low energy availability) in both athletes and the general population, intervention strategies for attenuating the negative effects of energy deficiency and the interaction between sports nutrition (i.e., dietary strategies) and exercise to maximize health and performance outcomes in weight loss and competitive scenarios.