Laura Fonzi
Clinical Instructor

Clinical Instructor
Department of Health and Human Development

Laura has been a faculty member at the University of Pittsburgh since 2009. She has taught and created courses in the area of Exercise Science, Fitness and Nutrition. She is an Academic Advisor for the Exercise Science and Applied Fitness Minors, a faculty advisor for the Exercise Science Organization, and assists with graduate student teachers. Laura has been working as a fitness professional since 2002, teaching classes, personal training, creating programming for special populations, and creating and implementing workshops.

Instructional Interests

Department of Health and Human Development

  • Nutrition in Exercise and Sport
  • First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer
  • Body Sculpting
  • Aerobics for Instructors
  • Fitness for Instructors

Engagement, Partnerships, and Professional Service


Faculty Mentor, Exercise Science Organization


  • Secretary for Faculty Senate
  • SOE Research and Development Committee Representative
  • Senate Bi-Law Committee Representative
  • Faculty Senate Liaison

Laura Fonzi


University of Pittsburgh
109 Trees Hall
Allequippa and Darragh Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

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