Faculty and Staff

Kaigang Li, Ph.D.

Kaigang Li, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,
Department of Health and Exercise Science

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Community and Behavioral Health
Colorado School of Public Health
Director, Lab for the Assessment and Promotion of Physical Activity and Health

Curriculum Vitae

215E Moby B Complex | (970) 491-7253 | kaigang.li@colostate.edu


  • 1993, BS, Anhui Normal University, Wuhu, Anhui, China
  • 1996, MEd, China Institute of Sport Science, Beijing, China (Coursework finished at Shanghai University of Sport, Shanghai, China)
  • 2010, PhD, Indiana University School of Public Health, Bloomington, IN
  • 2010-2011, Postdoctoral Fellow, University at Albany (SUNY) School of Public Health, Rensselaer, NY
  • 2011-2015, Research Fellow, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD

Research Interests:

  • Physical activity measurement and assessment
  • Social-ecological and dynamic determinants of physical activity engagement
  • Trajectories and determinants of cardiovascular health and related modifiable behaviors
  • Teenage risky driving and alcohol/drug impaired driving