Ray de Leon

College of Health & Human Services
Department of Kinesiology & Nutritional Science
Office Location: ASCL 115



  • Started at Cal State LA in 2001
  • Teaches courses in neuroplasticity and movement spl rat
  • Director of the Mobility Center at Cal State LA, a community-based program that provides access to exercise therapies for people with physical disabilitites
  • Co-Director of the Spinal Cord Injury Exercise Research program which studies the effects of exercise in people with spinal cord injury
  • PI of the Spinal Plasticity Laboratory which studies the impact of robotic devices in rodent models of spinal cord injury
  • Awarded over $4 million in external funding (e.g. NIH, NIDRR) that has supported the reseach of nearly 90 undergraduate and graduate Cal State LA students.