Karen Moore
Executive Secretary

P: (540) 464-7317
F: (540) 464-7665 

Virginia Military Institute
320 Cocke Hall
Lexington, VA  24450 

Contact PE Webmaster

Michael S. Krackow, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Physical Education

Ph. D. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
M.Ed. - University of Cincinnati
B.S. - Hofstra University

312 Cocke Hall
Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, VA 24450
P: (540) 464-7559
F: (540) 464-7665
E: krackowms@vmi.edu

Dissertation: An analysis of football player position group, height, weight, and relative body weight and their relationship to scores on the Functional Movement Screen™
Masters Project: The Effects of Two Strength Training Methods on Skinfold Measurements, Strength Gains and Flexibility in College Age Female Athletes
Double minor in Athletic Training and Psychology

A.A.S. Physical Therapist Assistant, Orange County Community College, Middletown, NY

Academic/Research Interest 

  • Health and Fitness Issues for Older Adults and Special Populations
  • Overweight and Obesity 
  • Core Stabilization 
  • Exercise Adherence