David Dominguese

David Dominguese

Associate Professor

    Westlake Hall 335
    (309) 677-3293


Ph.D., Ohio University. Anatomy & Biomechanics
M.S., Illinois State University. Biomechanics
B.A., Sociology & Athletic Training


Dr. Dominguese has worked in the academic and clinical setting since 1996 with focus areas in Gross Anatomy, Anatomy, Kinesiology, Biomechanics, and Exercise Physiology. Dr. Dominguese was appointed the Director of Graduate Education at Bradley University on March 7, 2022 and he will bring his vast experience working with graduate education programs from various areas of study and disciplines. In the past, he has worked as the director of anatomy and director of the gross anatomy laboratory at several universities and a hospital before his appointment at Bradley University. Dr. Dominguese has also served as a Visiting Scholar/Professor in Taiwan in 2012.


Teach within the KHS and DPT program


Research interest pertains to investigating the effects muscle fatigue has on exercise and landing mechanics and how these factors relate to lower extremity injury (ACL). His secondary research interest is using ultrasound imaging to investigate anatomy and pathology to the knee and jaw joint and developing methodology to evaluate.


  • 2022-Current: Executive Committee of Graduate Faculty, Chair
  • 2021-Current: University,Advisor Board: Health Profession
  • 2021-Current: Department of PT & HS, Health Science Organization, Advisor
  • 2021-2023: College, Graduate Studies Council
  • 2020-2022: University, Senator
  • 2020-2022: University, Curriculum & Regulation
  • 2022: University, Strategic Planning: Competitive Assessment
  • 2019-Current: Department of PT & HS:Curriculum
  • 2019-2021: Program, PT: Admissions

Licensures and Certifications

Athletic Trainer, Certified