Joshua Beidler

Joshua Beidler

Academics. I am a graduate student in the Exercise and Nutritional Sciences department at San Diego State University.

  • MS in Exercise Physiology and MS in Nutritional Sciences (pending), San Diego State University
    • Kasch-Boyer Scholarship, 2015-2016
    • Exercise and Nutritional Sciences Emeritus Faculty Scholarship, 2016-2017
    • Mary Quam Hawkins Memorial Scholarship, 2016-2017
  • BA in English, University of San Diego, Highest Honors
    • Academic Average Award, Highest Academic Average in Senior Class
    • Departmental Honors in English
    • Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society
    • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society

Research. My research has been focused on watermelon, a potential functional food for reducing cardiovascular disease risk.

Service. I enjoy volunteering because it’s an opportunity to meet people from diverse cultures.

Leadership. I am involved in leadership activities on and off campus.

Personal. I was born in Palm Springs, but I have lived in San Diego since 2001. In my spare time, I enjoy organic gardening, gluten-free baking, and spending time with my guinea pigs, Chris and Charlie.