Rodger Kram

Rodger Kram, Ph.D.
Department of Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80309-0354
phone: 303-492-7984
fax: 303-492-4009
e-mail: rodger.kram@colorado.edu
website: http://spot.colorado.edu/~kram/

Research Interests

  • The physiology and biomechanics of terrestrial locomotion: (1) Partitioning of the rate of metabolic energy expenditure into its biomechanical constituents; (2) The influences of internal and external forces on the way humans and other animals walk and run.

  • Locomotion Laboratory.

Education

  • 1979-83, B.A., Biology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.

  • 1984-85, M.S., Biomechanics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA.

  • 1986-91, A.M. and Ph.D., Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

Professional Experience

  • 1992-1994, Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA.

  • 1994-2000, Assistant Professor, Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA.

  • 2000-2003, Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO.

  • 2003-Present, Associate Professor, Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO.

  • 2008, President, American Society of Biomechanics.

Recent Publications