Human Performance Laboratory

The Human Performance Laboratory, located in HPER 321, operates as the research facility within the Department of Health, Human Performance, and Recreation. Primarily, faculty from Kinesiology/Exercise Science have the responsibility for coordinating research efforts that emanate from the lab.


  • To serve as a multidisciplinary unit for the initiation and conducting of research focusing upon health, exercise, and performance
  • To provide educational outreach programs for targeted groups with an emphasis on collaborative and cooperative programs with agencies in the state and region
  • To provide additional educational experiences for our undergraduate and graduate students in exercise science
  • To emphasize collaborative and cooperative approaches to research and programming