Phone: (319) 335-8870
Office: N150 Carver Hawkeye Arena
Iowa City, IA 52242
director of sport science
Landon Evans joined the University of Iowa Athletics department in August 2012. His primary duties include directing the sports science department and strength & conditioning duties with the men’s and women’s sprints and jumps. Prior to July 2016, he oversaw all strength & conditioning duties with track & field, and was the nutrition coordinator for Olympic sports. Before joining the Iowa staff, Evans has been the Director of Sports Nutrition and Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach at Illinois State from 2010-2012. He served as the Director of Athletic Development at the Performance Training Center in Beaverton, OR from June 2008- August 2009 and as Associate Director of Strength & Conditioning at Illinois State from January 2005 - May 2008.
While a student, he worked in strength & conditioning at Iowa State and Central College. Evans received a bachelor's of Science in Health & Human Performance from Iowa State in 2005, a master's of Science in Kinesiology and Recreation from Illinois State in 2007 and DPD Concentration in Family & Consumer Sciences, with emphasis on food, nutrition and dietetics from Illinois State 2011.
He is a Registered Dietitian (RD), Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from the National Strength and Conditioning Association, Strength & Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) though the Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches Association. He is CPR/AED certified. Landon resides with his wife, Stephanie, and daughters Calyn and Mia in North Liberty, IA.