Todd T. Gleeson
Professor
Integrative Physiology

Office: Ramaley N368B
Fax: 303-492-4009    

Research Interests

  • Comparative physiology of exercise
  • Lactate and glycogen metabolism in amphibians, reptiles, and mammals.
  • Recovery metabolism

Education

  • 1974, B.S., Zoology, University of California at Riverside
  • 1979, Ph.D. Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, University of California at Irvine
  • 1979-1981, NIH Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of California at Irvine

Professional Experience

  • 1981-1988, Assistant Professor, Department of EPO Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  • 1988-1994, Associate Professor, Department of EPO Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  • 1990-1995, Associate Dean for Curricular Affairs, College of Arts and Sciences
  • 1994-2003, Professor, Department of EPO Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  • 1997-2001, Associate Editor, Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
  • 1997-2001, Associate Vice Chancellor for Faculty Affairs
  • 2001-2012, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  • 2003-Present, Professor, Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Honors and Awards

  • 1979, NIH/PHS Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • 1984, NSF Alan T. Waterman Award Nomination
  • 1985, University of Colorado Teaching Recognition Award (SOAR)
  • 2000, Elected Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science

Recent Publications

  • Petersen AM, Gleeson TT. Acclimation temperature affects the metabolic response of amphibian skeletal muscle to insulin. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A 160: 72 - 80, 2011.