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Wagner Prado

Wagner Prado

Instr Fac,Spcl Pgms-For Credit, Assistant Professor, Instructional Faculty, Summer Session - Extension

Contact

Assistant Professor
Kinesiology
Office Phone(909) 537-5359
Office LocationHP-243

Bio

Dr. Wagner Prado earned his Ph.D. in Nutrition Science from the Federal University of Sao Paulo. Dr. Prado’s research agenda falls under the broad umbrella of physical activity and health. Dr. Prado has over ten years of experience as a teacher, mentor, and researcher.  He has published more than 70 peer-reviewed journal articles and has been systematically funded since 2007.  He loves teaching and is passionate about mentoring students at the undergraduate level.

Dr. Prado is strongly committed to teaching courses in his area of expertise, mentoring, and advising undergraduate students, as well as involving students in research and scholarly activities. He is also aiming to build scientific partnerships with colleagues from CSUSB in various disciplines.

If you need to talk with Prof. Prado during weekends, he can be find at one of the Southern California beaches, where he will be, for sure, having fun with his 2 kids and wife.

Education

1996-1999- B.S., Physical Education

Physical Education College of Santo André, São Paulo, Brazil

 

2000-2001- Specialist, Exercise Physiology (postgraduate diploma)

Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

 

2002-2004- M.S., Physiological Science

Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos, Brazil

Scholarship: Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel, Brazil

 

2005-2007- Ph.D., Nutrition Science

Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

with Sandwich doctorate at Obesity Rehabilitation Center INSULA, Berchtesgaden, Germany

Scholarship: Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel, Brazil

Courses/Teaching

KINE 4400 - Exercise Testing and Prescription;

KINE 3510 - Exercise Science Research Seminar;

KINE 3810 - Sports and exercise Nutrition;