Department of Kinesiology

Feng He

Associate Professor

Spring 2022 Office Hours: 

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M.Ed. Exercise Physiology, Beijing Sport University

Ph.D. Physiology of Exercise, Purdue University 

Teaching Courses

KINE 323: Physiology of Exercise

KINE 386: Sports Epidemiology

KINE 480: Exercise Test and Prescription

KINE 482: Exercise Pathophysiology

KINE 679: Advanced Exercise Physiology 


My research focuses on the role of oxidative stress on physiological responses to acute and chronic exercise in cardiovascular, musculoskeletal, and immune systems within a variety of populations. 


1.         He, F., et al., Redox mechanism of reactive oxygen species in exercise. Front Physiol, 2016. 7: p. 486.

2.         Zuo, L., He, F.,  et al., Comparison of high-protein, intermittent fasting low-calorie diet and heart-healthy diet for vascular health of the obese. Front Physiol, 2016. 7: p. 350.

3.         Arciero, P.J., He, F.,  et al., Protein-pacing caloric-restriction enhances body composition similarly in obese men and women during weight loss and sustains efficacy during long-term weight maintenance. Nutrients, 2016. 8(8).

4.           Ives, S.J.,  He, F., et al., Multi-modal exercise training and protein-pacing enhances physical performance adaptations independent of growth hormone and BDNF but may be dependent on IGF-1 in exercise-trained men. Growth Horm IGF Res, 2016. S1096-6374

5.         Zhang, D., Zou, T, He, F., et al., Reactive oxygen species formation and bystander effects in gradient irradiation on human breast cancer cells. Oncotarget, 2016. 7(27): p. 41622-41636.

6.         Arciero, P.J., Ives, S., Norton, C., Escudero, D., Minicucci, O., O’Brien, G., Paul, M., Ormsbee, M., Miller, V., Sheridan, C., He, F. Protein-pacing and multi-component exercise training improves physical performance outcomes in exercise-trained women: The PRISE 3 Study. Nutrients, 2016. 8(6).

7.         He, F. and L. Zuo, Redox roles of reactive oxygen species in cardiovascular diseases. Int J Mol Sci, 2015. 16(11): p. 27770-80.

8.         He, F., J.A. Hockemeyer, and D. Sedlock, Does combined antioxidant vitamin supplementation blunt repeated bout effect? Int J Sports Med, 2015. 36(5): p. 407-13.

9.          Jiang, L., Diaz, P., Best, T., Stimpfl, J., He, F., et al., Molecular characterization of redox mechanisms in allergic asthma. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol, 2014. 113(2): p. 137-42.

10.       Zuo, L., He, F., et al., Interrelated role of cigarette smoking, oxidative stress, and immune response in COPD and corresponding treatments. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol, 2014. 307(3): p. L205-18.

Curriculum Vitae

Portrait of Feng He