Jimmy Bagley

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(415) 338-3363

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Dr. Jimmy Bagley is an Assistant Professor of Kinesiology, and Director of the Muscle Physiology Lab, Co-Director of the Exercise Physiology Lab, and Research Director of the Strength and Conditioning Lab at SF State. Dr. Bagley teaches exercise physiology courses and his research interests include: muscle physiology, advanced cellular imaging techniques, and sport performance enhancement.

Dr. Bagley earned a PhD in Human Bioenergetics from the Human Performance Lab at Ball State University, MS in Kinesiology from Cal State University, Fullerton (CSUF), and BS in Kinesiology from Cal Poly (San Luis Obispo). Additionally, he spent one year as a Visiting Scholar in the Biochemistry & Molecular Exercise Physiology Laboratory at CSUF prior to joining the faculty at SFSU. Dr. Bagley has published over one dozen peer-reviewed scientific articles and book chapters and is an active member of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), American Physiological Society (APS), and National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). Follow him on Instagram/Twitter: @MusclePhysLab


Selected Publications



  • KIN 355 – Science, Sport & Fitness
  • KIN 482 – Exercise Physiology
  • KIN 555 – Exercise Testing & Prescription
  • KIN 681/781 – Muscle Mechanics
  • KIN 683 - Applied Exercise Physiology
  • KIN 699/899 – Independent Study
  • KIN 897 – Independent Research in Kinesiology
  • KIN 898 – Master’s Thesis


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