John Lockwood joined the Cal State Northridge staff as an Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach in November 2013 after working at Eastern Washington University as a Graduate Assistant Athletic Performance Coach, where he was responsible for training the track & field and football programs. At CSUN, he will work with the baseball, cross country, women's soccer, men's and women's volleyball and women's water polo programs.
Prior to his time with Eastern Washington, Lockwood spent three academic semesters as an Undergraduate Assistant at Monmouth University primarily with the men's golf team. While at Monmouth, he also assisted with the football and men's soccer teams, and men's and women's throwers.
In addition, Lockwood spent the summer of 2012 as an intern at UCLA assisting with the design and implementation of the men's basketball training program.
Lockwood holds multiple certifications, most recently becoming a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) in April 2013. He earned his bachelor's degree in Science, Health and Physical Education from Monmouth University in 2013 and played football for the Hawks from 2009 to 2011.