The Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences is dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of the people through inter- and multi-disciplinary research, investigating physiological, biochemical, psychological, nutritional, and behavioral components of the health for a variety of populations. The department houses the Exercise Physiology Research Laboratory in the KHS building shared by the departmental faculty. The laboratory (5,000 square feet) is divided into several workstations equipped with state-of-the-art research equipment.
Our faculty has established national and international reputations for research excellence in the respective fields, conducting cutting-edge research to achieve the research missions of the department in collaborations with multiple private and academic partners. Explore the faculty directory for more detailed information about faculty research areas.