Jason Nehring was named Strength and Conditioning Coach at Seton Hall in Summer 2013. Nehring brings 17 years of experience in physical fitness to South Orange. Most recently, he spent seven years as a Strength and Conditioning Assistant at Penn State University.
In State College, Nehring assisted with the year-round strength and conditioning of 30 sports in various capacities. Directly responsible for the strength and conditioning of five programs, he also supervised and assisted with the strength training of PSU's club sports and worked as the supervisor of the student fitness center. Nehring also assisted with the setup of a new 16,000 square foot fitness center.
Prior to joining Penn State, Nehring served six years in a similar capacity at the University of Kentucky. As a Wildcat, he assisted with the year-round strength and conditioning for the Men's and Women's Basketball programs, amid several other key responsibilities.
Among other significant positions held in his native Wisconsin/Minnesota area, Nehring spend four seasons working strength and conditioning with the Minnesota Vikings.
A 1996 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, Nehring received a Master's of Science in Kinesiology and Health Promotion-Biomechanics Emphasis from the University of Kentucky in 2003. A two-time national champion as a member of Wisconsin-La Crosse's football team, Nehring has six physical fitness certifications.