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Guillermo Escalante

Guillermo Escalante



Office Phone(909) 537-7236
Office LocationHP-204

Office Hours

Tuesday: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday: 10:00 am - 11:00 am


Dr. Guillermo Escalante, DSc, MBA, ATC, CSCS, CISSN: Dr. Escalante holds a Doctor of Science in Athletic Training, an MBA with concentrations in marketing and healthcare management, a BS in Athletic Training with a Biology minor, and is a certified athletic trainer, strength and conditioning specialist, and sports nutritionist. Dr. Escalante is currently an Associate Professor of Kinesiology at California State University, San Bernardino where he teaches various courses in exercise science/kinesiology such as Sports Nutrition, Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries, Exercise Prescription, Health & Fitness Business Management, and more. He also performs research in the areas of sports medicine, sports nutrition, human performance, and physique enhancement where his work has been published in peer-reviewed publications and/or presented at regional, national, and international conferences for athletic training, strength & conditioning, and sports nutrition. In addition to his peer-reviewed work, he has published over 50 articles in internationally distributed fitness magazines and websites such as, Muscle & Fitness, and Muscle & Fitness Hers. He serves as an Associate Editor for the Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, a committee member of the Nutrition, Metabolism, & Body Composition Special Interest Group through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and the Student Research Papers coordinator for the Western Society of Kinesiology & Wellness. Dr. Escalante also serves as a consultant to several businesses in the areas of fitness, sports medicine, exercise, and sports nutrition.  


Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Provo, UT, 2004-2012, Athletic Training with an emphasis in Rehabilitation, Doctor of Science

University of La Verne, La Verne, CA, 1997-1999, Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing and Healthcare Management, MBA 1999

University of La Verne, La Verne, CA, 1994-1997, Physical Education (emphasis in Athletic Training)/Biology Minor, BS 1997


Dr. Escalante has taught the following courses:

  • Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
  • Sport and Exercise Nutrition
  • Health & Fitness Business Management
  • Seminar in Kinesiology
  • Observational Field Experience in Exercise Science and Kinesiology
  • Measurement & Statistics in Kinesiology
  • Intro to Fitness & Programming
  • Physical Activity & Aging
  • Exercise Prescription and Instrumentation
  • Biomechanics and Biomechanics Laboratory
  • Motor Development Across the Lifespan

Research and Teaching Interests

  • My research interests are in sports medicine, sports nutrition, human performance enhancement, and physique enhancement.
  • I enjoy teaching all of my classes but my favorite classes are Prevention and Care of Sports Injuries, Sports Nutrition, Exercise Prescription, and Health & Fitness Business Management