Dr. Robert Hickner

Dr. Robert Hickner

Professor
Director of the PhD Program in Bioenergetics and Exercise Science
Co-Director of Research, Center for Health Disparities

B.S., Indiana University
M.S., Ball State University
Ph.D., The Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests:
Aging, obesity, exercise, nitric oxide, nutritive blood flow and lipolysis in skeletal muscle and adipose tissue, nutrition.

Contact Information:
379 Ward Sports Medicine Building
Greenville, NC 27858
(252) 737-4677
hicknerr@ecu.edu

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The Department of Kinesiology is a member of the American Kinesiology Association.


National Academy of Kinesiology Top Ten

The Ph.D. program in Bioenergetics and Exercise Science has been ranked as a Top 10 program in the country by an independent company (Academic Analytics) and by the National Academy of Kinesiology that benchmark academic and research excellence.