|College||College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences|
|Center||Department of Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies|
David Bassett studies the measurement of physical activity and energy expenditure in humans. In his research, he analyzes the validity and reliability of pedometers, activity monitors, and fitness trackers, with a focus on standardizing daily step counts. Bassett is the department head for Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport Studies.