Dr. Ramsey Nijem

About Dr. Ramsey Nijem

Ramsey Nijem DSc, is entering his fourth season with the Sacramento Kings, his second as the team’s head strength and conditioning coach. Responsible for all aspects of sport performance, Nijem spent the last two seasons as the Kings assistant strength and conditioning coach. Before joining the Kings, Nijem was the head strength and conditioning coach at Santa Barbara City College, and prior to that he was an assistant strength and conditioning coach at UC Santa Barbara.

Nijem earned his bachelor’s degree from UC Santa Barbara and an M.S. from Cal State Fullerton’s Center for Sport Performance. He is currently finished his Doctorate of Science in human and sport performance at Rocky Mountain University and has published research in top scientific journals in strength and conditioning.