Dr. Mojtaba Kaviani, Associate Professor


Huggins Science Hall, Room 428
Telephone: 902-585-1884
Fax: 902-585-1637
Email: mojtaba.kaviani@acadiau.ca




University of Saskatchewan (PhD)

Shahid Beheshti University (Master of Science in Exercise Physiology)

Shiraz University (Bachelor of Science)


Courses (2021-2022)

Nutr 3013 (Introduction to Nutrition and Health Research)

Nutr 3023 (Advanced Human Nutrition)

Nutr 3533 (Sports Nutrition)

Nutr 3933 (Advanced Sports Nutrition)

Nutr 4913 (Practical Sports Nutrition Research)



  • Macronutrient manipulations and sport performance
  • Sport supplements and recovery
  • Sport bars and drinks for endurance, strength, and power
  • Functional food and weight loss
  • Glycemic control and diabetes
  • Active aging strategies


Teaching Interests

  • Human nutrition
  • Sport nutrition
  • Advanced sport nutrition
  • Strength & conditioning programming