Faculty and Staff

Loren Cordain, Ph.D.

Loren Cordain, Ph.D.


215C Moby B Complex | (970) 491-7436 | Loren.Cordain@ColoState.edu


  • 1972, B.S., Health Sciences, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR
  • 1978, M.S., Exercise Physiology, University of Nevada-Reno, Reno, NV
  • 1981, Ph.D., Exercise Physiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Research Interests:

  • The study of Paleo-diets and their relevance to modern day health and disease
  • The role of nutrition and dietary lectins in the etiology auto-immune disease
  • Evolutionary and anthropological analyses of human exercise requirements