15856-Brustovetsky, Nickolay
Faculty

Nickolay Brustovetsky, PHD

Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology

Bio

EDUCATION

1975-1980      M.S., Voronezh State University, Voronezh, USSR

1979-1980      Diploma Work, Institute for Biophysics, USSR Academy of Science, Pushchino, USSR

1982-1989      Graduate  Study  in  Biophysics,  Institute  for  Biophysics,  USSR  Academy  of  Science, Pushchino, USSR,

1989      Ph.D., Biophysics, Institute for Physiology, USSR Academy of Science, Tashkent, USSR

POSTDOCTORAL

1989-1992      Postdoctoral  Fellow,  Institute for Biophysics,  Russian  Academy of Science,  Pushchino, Russia, mentor – Professor Yuri V. Evtodienko.

1992-1997      Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Physical Biochemistry, University of Munich, Germany, mentor – Professor Martin Klingenberg.

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

1997-2000      Research   Associate/Assistant   Professor, Department of   Physiology,   University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Supervisor – Associate Professor Janet M. Dubinsky.

2000-2003     Research  Assistant  Professor,  Department of  Neuroscience,  University of  Minnesota, Minneapolis, supervisor – Professor Janet M. Dubinsky.

2003-2009    Assistant Professor, tenure-track, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis

2004-present   Faculty, Graduate Program in Pharmacology

2004-present   Faculty, Graduate Program in Toxicology

2004-present   Faculty, Graduate Program in Medical Neuroscience

2005-present   Primary Investigator, Stark Neuroscience Research Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis

2009-2015    Associate Professor with Tenure, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis

2015-present   Professor,  Department  of  Pharmacology  and  Toxicology,  Indiana  University  School  of Medicine, Indianapolis

Titles & Appointments

  • Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Education
    1997 FEL Institute for Physical Biochemistry University of Munich - Munich, Germany
    1997 FEL Institute for Physical Biochemistry University of Munich - Munich, Germany
    1992 FEL Institute for Biophysics Russian Academy of Science
    1992 FEL Institute for Biophysics Russian Academy of Science
    1989 PHD USSR Academy of Sciences
    1989 PhD Institute for Physiology USSR Academy of Science, Tashkent
    1989 PHD USSR Academy of Sciences
    1980 MS Voronezh State University
    1980 MS Voronezh State University, Voronezh, USSR
    1980 MS Voronezh State University
  • Research

    Mitochondrial bioenergetics and ion transport, calcium signaling, oxidative stress, glutamate excitotoxicity, stroke, neurodegenerations (particularly, Huntington’s disease)

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