The Graduate Program in

Jane Kent Braun

Professor of Kinesiology

Ph.D., University of Southern California 1987
M.A. California State University, Long Beach, 1983
B.A., California State University, Long Beach,1980

Research Interests

Primary interest is in the area of human skeletal muscle function and fatigue. In particular, her work examines the mechanisms of fatigue and how these may vary depending upon age, gender, chronic health status, and habitual physical activity level. A secondary interest is an examination of the influence that fatigue has on functional capacity.