Frank van Breukelen, Ph.D.
Director & Professor, School of Life Sciences
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Frank van Breukelen received his PhD from the University of Colorado, Boulder.
After completing a post doctoral fellowship at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, he became a professor in the School of Life Sciences at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He is currently Professor and Director. His research interests lie in how organisms live in what we deem to be harsh environments and a major focus of the laboratory is the biochemistry and physiology of mammalian hibernation.