Grant Geib was hired as a sports performance associate in 2012. He was promoted to assistant director of sports performance in 2015. Geib oversees the baseball and women’s swimming teams and works directly with football. He also serves as the sports science coordinator.
Before joining the staff at Purdue, Geib was a term assistant strength and conditioning coach at Tennessee, where he worked with the football, baseball and men’s tennis teams. Prior to working in college athletics, Geib spent three years as a performance coach at the Parisi Speed School in Cleveland.
Geib earned his bachelor’s degree in physical education from Ohio Wesleyan University in 2009. While attending OWU, he played wide receiver on the Battling Bishops football team and received the Wally Cross Award for athletic and academic excellence. In 2011, he earned his master’s degree in kinesiology, with a concentration in biomechanics, from Tennessee. His graduate project focused on the role of sprinting biomechanics in performance training.
Geib is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association and is a certified Heartsaver AED through the American Heart Association.