Graduate Program Faculty

Brandon L. Alderman, Ph.D.
B.S., M.S., University of Wyoming; Ph.D., Arizona State University
Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Smithers 217C, Busch Campus
848-445-9336
Investigates the relationship between exercise, stress, cardiovascular health, and mental health.
https://kines.rutgers.edu/aldermanlab

 

Tracy G. Anthony, Ph.D.
B.S., Virginia Tech University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Associate Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Foran Hall 166 - Cook Campus
848-932-6331
Protein and amino acid metabolism, adaptation to cell stress by elF2 and mTOR pathways; nutrition and exercise. https://cinj.org/researcher-profiles?profile=tracy.anthony%40rutgers.edu

 

Shawn M. Arent, Ph.D, CSCS*D, FISSN, FACSM
B.A., University of Virginia; M.S, Ph.D., Arizona State
Full Member

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Exercise and the stress response; human performance; sport nutrition and ergogenic aids; exercise endocrinologyThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.https://sc.edu/study/colleges_schools/public_health/faculty-staff/arent_shawn.php

 

Marsha E. Bates, Ph.D.
B.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Distinguished Professor and Vice Chair of Research, Department of Kinesiology & Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick

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Smithers Hall 225 - Busch Campus
848-445-3559
Alcohol & drug effects on neurocognitive and cardiovascular health and risk.
https://kines.rutgers.edu/cnl

 

Jennifer F. Buckman, Ph.D.
B.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; M.S., Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University;
M.B.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Smithers 225 - Busch Campus
848-445-0793
Biology and behavior work together to influence substance use.
https://kines.rutgers.edu/athlete-health-neuro-lab

 

Sara C. Campbell, Ph.D. (Director)
B.S., M.S., Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Florida State University
Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Loree 061 - Douglas Campus
848-932-7036
Exercise; obesity; high fat diets, intestinal health and chronic disease; gut microbiom. 
http://kines.rutgers.edu/research

 

Anthony Delli Paoli, Ph.D.
B.S., Rutgers University; M.S., Ph.D., Michigan State University
Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Loree Classroom Building 118 - Douglas Campus
848-932-7063
Social Relationships, Youth Development, Cognitive and Affective Science, Special Populations
https://sites.rutgers.edu/pphl/

 

Katie Devine, Ph.D.
B.S., Cornell University; Ph.D., University of Georgia; M.P.H., University of Rochester
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Div. of Population Sciences
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
732-235-7549
Pediatric cancer survivorship; Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) cancer survivorship; Health-related quality of life and psychosocial functioning of cancer survivors; Using mobile health ("mHealth") technology to promote healthy behaviors https://cinj.org/researcher-profiles?profile=katie.devine%40rutgers.edu

 

Carrie Esopenko, PhD
Ph.D., University of Saskatchewan
Assistant Professor, Rehabilitation and Movement Sciences, School of Health Professions
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Stanley S. Bergen Building - RBHS, Newark Campus
973-992-0143
Neurocognitive and psychosocial assessment of concussion and TBI
http://www.esopenkolab.com/

 

David A. Feigley, Ph.D.
B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Academic Chair, Global Sports Business Graduate Program
Director, Youth Sports Research Council
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Loree 107 - Douglas Campus
848-932-9538
https://youthsports.rutgers.edu/

 

Angela J. Fong, PhD
B.A., M.A., University of Western Ontario, PhD, Queen's University
Instructor of Medicine
Section of Behavioral Sciences, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

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Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
732-712-1104
Physical activity and exercise; Cancer survivorship; Health behavior change; Psychosocial outcomes; Dissemination and implementation science

 

Peter J. Gillies, Ph.D., FAHA
Ph.D., Bradford University
Professor Emeritus, Department of Nutritional Sciences (On-leave)

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Nutrigenomics and the relationships between nutrition and metabolic syndrome disorders

 

Daniel J. Hoffman, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Tufts University
Associate Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Food Science Building 107 - Cook Campus
848-932-5476
Energy metabolism and body composition
https://nutrition.rutgers.edu/faculty/daniel-hoffman.html

 

Peter Kokkinos, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Exercise Physiology, University of Maryland
Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Loree Gym 102
848-932-7028
Cardiovascular Physiology, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Cardiometabolic Disease Prevention, Health and Aging
https://kines.rutgers.edu/departmental-info/faculty-biographies/317-faculty/full-time-faculty/1039-peter-kokkinos

 

Edmund C. Lattime, Ph.D.
B.A., Gettysburg College; Ph.D., M.S., Rutgers University
Associate Director for Research and Education Affairs
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Professor of Surgery
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Suite 2010, 195 Little Albany Street, New Brunswick, NJ
732-235-8588
Immunotherapy of solid tumors, gene therapy of solid tumors, tumor immunology, cancer vaccines
https://www.cinj.org/research/research-spotlight-edmund-c-lattime-phd

 

Steven Malin, Ph.D.
B.Sc., King's College; M.S., University of Delaware; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts
Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Loree Classroom Building, Douglas Campus
848-932-9525
Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease
https://kines.rutgers.edu/amp-lab

 

Karyn Malinowski, Ph.D.
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Professor, Department of Animal Sciences
Director, Rutgers Equine Science Center at the N.J. Agricultural Experiment Station
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Experiment Station (NJAES)

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Administration Services Building II (ASB II) - Cook Campus
848-932-9419
The physiology of horses as it specifically is related to the well-being of the performance horse, the study of aging in horses, the effects of stress on the equine immune system
https://animalsciences.rutgers.edu/faculty/malinowski/

 

Kenneth H. McKeever, Ph.D., FACSM
B.S., California State Polytechnic University Pomona; M.S., Fresno State University; Ph.D., University of Arizona
Professor, Department of Animal Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Bartlett Hall - Cook Campus
848-932-1098
Comparative exercise and cardiovascular physiology with a particular interest in baroreceptor function and renal and neuroendocrine control of blood pressure, blood volume, and fluid and electrolyte balance; the effects of ergogenic (performance-enhancing) practices on the physiological responses of the equine athlete
https://animalsciences.rutgers.edu/faculty/mckeever/

 

Sue A. Shapses, Ph.D., R.D..
B.S., Syracuse University; M.S., Ph.D., Columbia University
Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Thompson Hall 111
848-932-9403
Metabolism of bone and cartilaginous tissue; diet and human metabolism; osteoporosis
https://nutrition.rutgers.edu/faculty/sue-shapses.html

 

Labros S. Sidossis, Ph.D.
B.S., Aristotelion University of Thessaloniki, Greece; M.S., Queens College, City University of New York; M.S., University of Texas at Austin; M.A., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas
Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Loree Gym 148 – Douglass Campus
848-932-9512
Lifestyle determinants of obesity and metabolic disease; metabolic regulation after burn injury; triglyceride metabolism
https://kines.rutgers.edu/wlsi/home

 

Andea Spaeth, Ph.D
B.A., Elon University, Elon, N.C.; M.A., College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, V.A.; M.A. University of Pennsylvania, P.A.; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Undergraduate Academic Director, Department of Kinesiology and Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Loree Gym 144 – Douglass Campus
848-932- 0271
Sleep research aimed at advancing our understanding of how changes in sleep behaviors affect health outcomes, with a focus on weight management and metabolic health.
https://kines.rutgers.edu/sleep-lab-home

 

Carey A. Williams, Ph.D.
B.S., Equine Science, Colorado State University; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Associate Professor, Department of Animal Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Bartlett Hall 213E - Cook Campus
848-932-5529
Equine nutrition and how it affects the performance of the equine athlete
https://animalsciences.rutgers.edu/faculty/williams/