Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology

Theses and Dissertations

Our faculty advise interdisciplinary graduate students as well as those in kinesiology and physical therapy.

PhD Dissertations

2013 Yang, Huan PhD
Influence of 24-Hour Sleep Deprivation on Cardiovascular and Neural Control at Rest and During Acute Stress in Humans
Biological Sciences, Advisor: Jason Carter

2011 Schwartz, Christopher Elmer PhD
Omega-3 Fatty Acids and the Neurovascular Responses to Mental Stress in Humans
Biological Sciences, Advisor: Jason Carter

2009 Lawrence, Johnathan E PhD
Effects of Endogenous Female Gonadal Hormones on Vestibulosympathetic Reflex in Humans
Biological Sciences, Advisor: Jason Carter

2008 Durocher, John J. PhD
Aerobic Fitness and Lactate Metabolism in Collegiate Hockey Players
Biological Sciences, Advisor: Jason Carter

MS Theses

2013 Regal, Alison B. MS
Skill Acquisition and the Influence of Attentional Focus and Practice
Applied Cognitive Science and Human Factors, Advisor: Louisa Raisbeck

2012 Stream, Sarah F. MS
Acute Alcohol Ingestion and Sympathetic Neural Responses During Orthostatic Stress in Humans
Biological Sciences, Advisor: Jason Carter

2012 Larson, Robert Arnold MS
Sleep Deprivation and Pain Intensity
Biological Sciences, Advisor: Jason Carter

2011 Witting, Jennifer L. MS
The Effects of Fixed Night Shift Work on 24 Hour Blood Pressure Regulation, State Anxiety Levels and Total Sleep Time
Biological Sciences, Advisors: Jason Carter and John Durocher

2009 Lucas, Angela K. MS
Effects of Pediatric Adiposity on Heart Rate Variability
Biological Sciences, Advisor: Jason Carter