Graduate Programs

Within the APL graduate students have the opportunity to complete research in the general areas of Exercise Physiology, Nutrition, Immunology, Environmental Physiology, and Resistance Training. The two main graduate degree options are:


Graduate students are expected to identify one of the APL directors that best identifies with their desired area of research. Drs. McFarlin and Vingren are currently mentoring  both MS and PhD students, while Dr. Hill only mentors MS students. Please refer to the faculty member's individual pages to gain insight regarding their respective research areas.

If you are interested in pursuing a graduate degree with a faculty member in the APL, please contact either Drs. HillMcFarlin, or Vingren directly.

APL Faculty & Graduate Students at the 2014 TACSM Annual Meeting in Fort Worth, Texas.