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Tyanez Jones

Dr. Jones is an Assistant Professor of Exercise Science in the Department of Teacher Education, Kinesiology, and Educational Studies. Her research centers on applied exercise science and exercise science education with a particular interest in health disparities which translates to human health and wellness by evaluating exercise interventions and perspectives on health factors and disease risk. She also explores the intersectional experiences of students of color in STEM majors and STEM Identity.

Education
  • PhD in Education - Social and Cultural Studies, Iowa State University
  • MA in Education - Exercise Physiology, East Tennessee State University
  • BS in Exercise and Sport Science, Iowa State University
Courses Taught
  • PE 341 Historical and Philosophical Foundations of Kinesiology
  • PE 352 Physiology of Exercise
  • PE 362 Fitness Testing: Assessment and Prescription

Research Interests
Heal​th equity in Kinesiology education, STEM Identity, the role of physical inactivity on health factors including stress, body composition, and disease outcomes.