Corey Rynders

Research Assistant Professor


Corey Rynders is a research assistant professor of education in the Department of Kinesiology. An exercise physiologist by training, Corey’s research has focused on understanding the biological underpinnings explaining the vexing problem of weight regain following weight loss in adults with obesity. His current research attempts to understand how sleep and circadian physiology alter the regulation of body weight in the context of weight loss. He received his PhD from the University of Virginia (Education, 2012) after which he was a post-doctoral scholar and assistant professor at the University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus.