Texas Tech University

Kembra Albracht-Schulte

Kembra Albracht-SchulteKembra Albracht-Schulte is an Assistant Professor and Director of the Nutrition, Exercise, & Translational (NExT) Medicine Lab in the Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management. She earned her B.S. in Exercise Science at Lubbock Christian University, M.S. in Exercise Science at Texas Tech University and Ph.D. in Nutritional Sciences at Texas Tech University. Dr. Albracht-Schulte's research efforts aim to understand the mechanistic and potentially synergistic effects of exercise (intensity vs. duration) and nutrition (e.g. foods, nutrients, food bioactives and supplements) interventions by conducting clinical and translational research. Funded by USDA NIFA, her current research focuses on the combined effects of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and high-intensity interval training in an overweight population. As faculty supporting the Integrative Physiology concentration, she will teach KIN 3347 Physiological Application of Nutrition to Exercise and Physical Activity and KIN 6319 Development of Exercise Physiology Proposals. 

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