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
    1992 FEL Institute for Biophysics Russian Academy of Science
    1989 PhD Institute for Physiology USSR Academy of Science, Tashkent
    1980 MS Voronezh State University, Voronezh, USSR
  • Research

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

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