Visions & Voices: Velocity and Vulnerability: Dr. Jill McNitt-Gray

This LibGuide was created to accompany the Visions & Voices event: Velocity and Vulnerability: Baseball Pitchers and the Limits of Human Performance, March 31 at Dedeaux Field at USC at 6:00 pm

About Dr. McNitt-Gray

Professor McNitt-Gray studies mechanisms organisms use to control and distribute mechanical load during goal-directed multijoint movements involving external loading.

Honors and Awards

Mellon Mentoring Award for Mentorship of Undergraduate Students, 3/2010-  
President-Elect, President, Past-President American Society of Biomechanics, 8/25/2009-8/26/2012  
Zumberge Fellow for Interdisciplinary Research with Flashner, H., University of Southern California, 1998, 8/1/1998-12/31/1999  
USC Innovative Teaching Award, USC Center for Excellence in Teaching Innovative Teaching Award, 1992  
Winner of Prince Alexandre de Merode Award- Physical Sciences- International Olympic Committee, Medical Commission, 2002. Requejo P.S.*, McNitt-Gray, J.L., & Flashner, H. Flight phase joint control required for successful gymnastics landings. Presented by P.S. Requejo., 1988-1989