Frank Micale

Clinical Associate Professor and Clinic Director, Exercise Science and Athletic Training

Frank Micale

Frank Micale

A clinical associate professor and director of the college’s Wellness Program, Frank Micale can offer practical fitness tips to youth and general adult populations. He has given presentations on firefighter fitness programs, exercise prescription for the musician, and exercise quality and goal attainment. Micale is certified as a clinical exercise specialist by the American College of Sports Medicine and as a strength and conditioning specialist by the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Ithaca College Expert: Not Every Workout Is A Quality Workout

Research Focus

  • Cardio resistance training
  • Estimating muscle strength
  • Oxygen uptake in children and older adults
  • Corporate wellness
  • Wellness coaching
  • Developing the motivation to exercise


San Diego State University
M.A., Applied Exercise Physiology, 1988

University of Colorado, Boulder
B.S., Exercise Science, 1984

University of Colorado, Boulder
B.A., Biological Sciences, 1984