Brent Wineinger

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Brent Wineinger

Senior Lecturer; Lecturer
Biological Sciences

Additional campus: UW-Fox Valley
(920) 832-0137
Office Hours / Schedule 

UW-Washington County Campus, Room 249
         Tues./Thurs. 10a-11:30a or by appointment
UW-Waukesha Campus, Room A144
         Tues./Thurs. 5:15p-5:45p or by appointment


M.S. Molecular Physiology & Biophysics. Vanderbilt University
B.S. Molecular Biology and Zoology. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Research Interests & Undergraduate Opportunities

1) Investigating nutrition-dependent cellular stress in a model yeast system correlating human nutritional epidemiology studies to better understand aging and longevity as well as the etiologies of cardiovascular disease and Vitamin D-sensitive cancers.

2) Genomic characterization of the threatened Clouded Leopard to assist with future preservation.

3) Developing innovative and engaging biotech/molecular wellness outreach activities for middle and high school students.