- Assoc Professor Biochemistry University of Nebraska–Lincoln
- Rosowski Professorship Biochemistry University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Work Beadle Center (BEAD) N230
Lincoln NE 68588-0664
Work 402-472-8060 On campus, dial 2-8060
Dr. Oleh Khalimonchuk is an Associate Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He is also a member of Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Center for Iron & Hematology Disorders at the University of Utah. Dr. Khalimonchuk received his Ph.D. degree from the Dresden University of Technology/Max-Planck Institute for Cell Biology & Genetics (Germany) in 2006 and completed postdoctoral training with Dr. Dennis Winge at the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City. Dr. Khalimonchuk’s research is focused on fundamental processes underlying the key aspects of vital mitochondrial functions and their contribution to aging-associated complex diseases in humans. His current research interests include the mechanisms of intramitochondrial heme trafficking in health and disease and neuroprotective roles of mitochondrial quality control factors.