Nadia Agha

Nadia Hayat Agha is a lecturer in the Kinesiology Department at Rice University. Dr. Agha joined the Rice Faculty in 2023 and currently teaches Exercise Physiology. Agha earned her BS in kinesiology-exercise science and her PhD in kinesiology at the University of Houston. Her researches focuses on the effects of exercise on patients with cancer, neuromuscular diseases, and diabetes and the benefits of exercise to astronauts’ immune health during space flight. (Fall 2024)