Julene Ensign | Exercise and Sport Science Department | Judson University Christian College
Julene Ensign

Julene Ensign Profile

Contact Information

Name:Julene Ensign
Title:Assistant Professor
Department:Exercise Sport Science
Year Started:2003
Phone Number:847-628-1589
Office Location:Lindner Tower, 3rd Floor


B.S. Kinesiology, University of Illinois
M.S. Therapeutic Kinesiology, University of Illinois
Ph.D. in Kinesiology, in progress, University of Illinois


After teaching in the Exercise and Sport Science department for many years as an Adjunct Professor, Julene is now an Assistant Professor at Judson.  In addition to her teaching experience, Julene also has worked in the sport management and personal training industries.  She is a licensed K-12 physical educator, and is currently completing her Ph.D. in Kinesiology through the University of Illinois.

Outside of Judson, Julene and her husband, Eric, have 3 school-aged children.  Her interests include sports, running, biking, gardening, and spending time with her family. She is also actively involved in her local church with her husband where they serve as small group leaders and at the local elementary and middle school where they are involved in PTA.

Expertise / Involvements

Exercise Program Design and Management.

Professional Societies or Affiliations

  • American Council on Exercise Certified Personal Trainer
  • American Red Cross Lay Responder Certified in CPR, AED and 1st Aid
  • Illinois K-12 licensed Physical Educator
  • American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance (AAHPERD)
  • Illinois Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance (IAHPERD)
  • National Recreation and Parks Association (NRPA)
  • Illinois Parks and Recreation Association (IPRA)

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